LA2050 Ideas Hub

A searchable database of great organizations and bright ideas from all of the LA2050 Grants Challenges.

Browse the Ideas Hub

There are 1779 organizations in the Ideas Hub


#HappyPeriod is a social movement aiming to eliminate the stigma surrounding men


#Library is a platform that effectively sorts voices, information and content fo

211 LA

To connect community members to the health and human services they need by using

21st Century daVinci, LLC

The Vision (of Robin Chappell, the Chief Visionary Officer) of 21st Century daVi


24Connect is a public affairs and social innovation strategy firm that works to


3-D SPACE is dedicated to the preservation of the history of stereoscopic imagin

3Boulevards and West Adams Heritage Assocation (WAHA)

Revitalization of the historic boulevards in West Adams & economic development &

3R Garden Design

Building community through urban edible landscapes. 3R Garden Design operates us

5-Eleven Hoops

To create safe, inclusive space for youth with autism to play, socialize, engage

50/50 Leadership

Promotes women's equal leadership


501CTHREE will mobilize the next generation to fight climate change by creating

58-12 Design Lab

58-12 Design Lab is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization formed and re

70 Million Jobs

70 Million Jobs is the first national, for-profit employment platform for people


826LA is a non-profit dedicated to supporting students 6 to 18 with creative and
🎉 2013 Winner

9 Dots

9 Dots' mission is to provide transformative computer science education for ever
🎉 2019 Winner

A Healthier Community Starts with YOUth

The HCSY program provides an opportunity for students to receive mentorship and

A Place Called Home

A Place Called Home (APCH) provides a safe nurturing environment with proven pro

A Sense of Home

Create homes for foster youth aging out of the system & connect them with a lovi


ADVANCE is still in its idea stages; however, as mentioned, we have been selecte

ANDesign Lab

ANDesign Lab is a full-fledged industrial design firm.

API Equality-LA

In 8 years, our organization has grown into one of the most well-established org


ARGO builds, operates and maintains pioneering data infrastructure to transform


Established in 2017, AWOKE harnesses culture, creativity and service to improve

Able Arts Work

The mission of Able ARTS Work aka Arts & Services for Disabled is to provide lif

Abundant Housing LA

Abundant Housing LA is committed to education and advocacy on the affordability,

Academy of Music for the Blind

We teach musically gifted blind children ages 4-18 to play piano, guitar, drums,


Acceler8, an innovative new automotive education program, pairs at-risk teens an

Access Books

The mission of Access Books is to provide high interest reading material to unde

Action Civics CA, an initiative of Mikva Challenge

Action Civics CA works with schools to empower young people with the skills, kno

Advancement Project California

Advancement Project California is a next generation, multiracial civil rights or

Adventure Playhouse Indoor Activity Center

Adventure Playhouse creates a safe and clean environment for families to play to

Affordable Living for the Aging

In the 35 years since ALA was founded, we have helped more than 30,000 seniors i

AfricActive Foundation

To provide relief, serve, and help transform the lives of those in our community

After-School All-Stars, Los Angeles

The mission of After-School All-Stars, Los Angeles is to educate, enlighten, and


AHDOM_SAYRE is a design and advocacy group for spaces that allow for true health

We envision an educational system transformed at its core to recognize the value

Al Otro Lado

Al Otro Lado is a bi-national advocacy and legal aid organization serving migran

Al Wooten Jr. Youth Center

The Al Wooten Jr. Youth Center is a neighborhood approach to the revitalization

Alcott Center for Mental Health Services

Alcott's mission is to enhance the quality of life and empower individuals faced

All-In Urban Summer Academy

Summer teachers implement intervention and project based curriculum to boost con

Alliance Building & Construction Services

General contractors for exterior property improvements

Alliance College-Ready Public Schools

Alliance is the largest charter school network in LA, providing a college prep e

Alliance College-Ready Public Schools Foundation

The Alliance College-Ready Public Schools Foundation (Alliance Foundation) is a

Alliance for Children's Rights

The Alliance for Children’s Rights’ mission is to protect the rights of children

Alliance for Community Transit - Los Angeles

The Alliance for Community Transit – Los Angeles strives to create just, equitab

Alliance for Community Transit - Los Angeles (Fiscal Sponsor LTSC Community Development Corporation)

ACT-LA is a coalition of organizations working to create just and equitable tran

Alliance for Southern California Innovation

The Alliance’s mission is to engage and unify SoCal’s compelling diversity of ta

Alliance for a Better Community

ABC's mission is to advance social, economic, racial equity and justice for the

Alliance in Mentorship / MiMentor

MiMentor’s mission is to develop and support innovative and inclusive mentoring
🎉 2021 Winner

Alliance in Mentorship, a 501(c)(3)

MiMentor is a national mentoring organization committed to mentoring the next ge

Alma Backyard Farms

Alma Backyard Farms creates a dynamic opportunity in urban farming for the forme

Alma Family Services

Alma Family Services was established in 1975 in East Los Angeles by parents to p

AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles

Ocean-related education is a vital component of AltaSea’s mission to accelerate
🎉 2016 Winner

Altadena Library District

The Altadena Library District is dedicated to bringing people and ideas together

Alzheimer's Association, California Southland Chapter

Founded by concerned family caregivers in 1980 and incorporated in 1981, the Alz

Alzheimer's Los Angeles

Alzheimer’s Los Angeles’ mission is to improve the lives of local families affec


Generate dialogue, cultural exchange and revitalize public spaces through a mobi

America SCORES Los Angeles

The mission of America SCORES LA (ASLA) is to inspire Los Angeles (LA) youth to

America Scores LA

ASLA partners with urban schools to provide a unique team-based program that int

America on Tech [AOT]

AOT is a Black and Latinx-led nonprofit organization on a mission to prepare the

American Digital Diversity Initiative

The American Digital Diversity Initiative is dedicated to educating community le

American Heart Association

The mission of the American Heart Association is to be a relentless force for a
🎉 2019 Finalist

American Red Cross Los Angeles Region

The Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies

Andres y Maria Cardenas Family Foundatoin

Guided by our family-based values and the idea of giving back to the community,

Angel City Alliance

Angel City Sports is a nonprofit organization founded in 2013 to create a broad
🎉 2021 Winner

Angel City Lumber

Angel City Lumber intercepts felled city trees designated as “green waste” befor

Angelenos Against Gridlock

Before we tout our own horn, we should note you don't have to take our word for

Anna Bing Arnold Children's Center

Provide high quality child development services and programing for the Californi

Annenberg Innovation Lab

The AIL is a high-energy research lab that combines theory and practice to under

Anonymous Good [AG] is a project of Voices4Freedom

AG is Compassion Technology that fast-tracks kindness & connection by posting Ac

Anti-Defamation League - Pacific Southwest Region

ADL fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and

Anti-Recidivism Coalition

To accomplish its mission of changing lives and creating safe, healthy communiti

Antigua Coffee House

Best Coffee Roaster 2007 Best Coffeehouse 2012 Economic Development and successf

App of Life

App of Life transforms lives and communities - V1.0 is live on the app store at


Leveling the admissions playing field via an online series of interactive tools


Our purpose is to allow people access to the highest quality apps at the lowest

Aquarium of the Pacific

Our mission is to instill a sense of wonder, respect, and stewardship for the Pa

Architecture + Advocacy

Architecture + Advocacy empowers communities to un-design the spatial injustices

Architecture and Design Museum (A+D)

The mission of The Architecture and Design Museum is to celebrate and promote an

Architecture for Communities Los Angeles

Inspiring people to value architecture, empowering everyone to create a better L

Arid Lands Institute

We educate, research and inspire design innovation at the nexus of water, energy

Arlington Garden in Pasadena

Arlington Garden is a climate-appropriate, habitat garden offering learning, ins

Armenian Professional Society

​The Armenian Professional Society (APS) was formed in 1958 for the advancement

Arroyo S.E.C.O. (Sustainable Economies Community Organization)

Our mission is to educate, promote and create greater access to the practices an

Arroyo Seco Foundation

Our Foundation is committed to restoring the Arroyo Seco Stream to a living rive

Art Community Land Activism (ACLA)’s La Tierra de la Culebra

We facilitate access to a public park by developing creative and cultural progra

Art In Motion, Inc.

Art in Motion works to bring culture and education to the Los Angeles area.

Art Muse Academy

To provide meaningful access to art for all audiences in order to train professi

Art Share L.A.

For over a decade, Art Share L.A. has provided 30-affordable live/work units in

Art Share Los Angeles

Art Share L.A., a pioneer in creative placemaking, provides equitable access and

Art of Acting Studio

AOA transforms lives and communities through the arts by creating an environment

Artists for Literacy / LitRemix

LitRemix is a collaborative learning platform that encourages both the explorati

Arts Bridging the Gap

Arts Bridging the Gap highlights the voices, experiences, and self-expression of

Arts Council for Long Beach

Recipient of the National Endowment for the Arts Our Town Grant for $150,000. Th

Arts For Incarcerated Youth Network

AIYN is a collaborative providing support/coordination for ten community-based a

Arts and Living Charitable Foundation

Arts Connect takes successful, well-known relevant people and produces their rea

Arts for Healing and Justice Network

The Arts for Healing and Justice Network (AHJN) is an interdisciplinary collabor

Arts for LA

Our 2012 Annual Report and a comprehensive list of our organizational benchmarks

Arts:Earth Partnership

In February of 2010, after a couple years of developing the program, honing our

Asian American Drug Abuse Program, Inc

AADAP builds upon over 40 years of successful experience in serving and providin

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles (Advancing Justice - LA)

The mission of Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles is to advocate fo

Asian Americans for Housing and Environmental Justice

Asian Americans for Housing and Environmental Justice provides culturally compet

Assistance League of Los Angeles

The Assistance League of Los Angeles improves the lives of impoverished children

Assistance League of Pasadena

Mission: Assistance League volunteers transforming the lives of children and adu

Audubon California

Audubon inspires people to experience, understand and care for the local natural

Ava's Heart

We provide assistance to transplant patients who would otherwise not be able to

Avalon Carver Community Center

We aim to promote economic self-sufficiency, strengthen families & build a stron

Avenue 50 Studio

Ave 50 Studio is an arts organization that seeks to bridge communities by using

Avercom Virtual Solutions

Our mission is to support women in business by implementing tech and AI based so

Azusa Pacific University

Race and Justice in Higher Education is a research arm of Azusa Pacific Universi

B.R.I.D.G.E Theatre Project (fiscal sponsor, The Attic Theatre)

Through original theatre, BRIDGE fosters cultural awareness & engages youth in e

BREATHE California of Los Angeles County

The mission of BREATHE California of Los Angeles County (BREATHE LA) is to promo
🎉 2019 Finalist


BUILD uses entrepreneurship-based, experiential learning to engage students, pro

Ignite the power of youth in under-resourced communities to build Career success

BUNCH Magazine dba BUNCH Media

We publish BUNCH Magazine which equips creative professionals and those who are

Baby Buggy

Baby Buggy provides families in need with essential children's gear and products


Baby2Baby provides children living in poverty with the basic necessities that ev

Back on My Feet

Back on My Feet combats homelessness through the power of running, community sup

Back on My Feet Los Angeles

Back on My Feet combats homelessness through the power of running, community sup

Bari Applebaum Creative

We bring students into community gardens where they can establish roots and deve

Barnabas Robotics

We dream of a world in which every child—regardless of age, gender, culture, abi

Beacon Housing, Inc.

Beacon Housing believes we are called to assist, with compassion and care, those

Beautify Earth

Beautify Earth creates murals to uplift neighborhoods, build strong communities

Beauty Bus Foundation

Provide beauty and grooming service to chronically or terminally ill individuals

Believe In Music

Our mission is to provide every student in Los Angeles County with access to inn


Unlock learning skills, improve educational outcomes and build stronger communit

Best Buddies International

Best Buddies is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a g

Best Life Ever Productions

Best Life Ever aims to produce uplifting, inspirational content across various e

Better Youth

Better Youth is a creative youth development agency for foster and community you

Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center

We are dedicated to nurturing the literary arts, and to building community by ma

Bici Libre Community Bike Shop

Bici Libre Community Bike Shop operates a bike repair educational program aimed

Bicycle Culture Institute

We make bicycling awesome through events, programs and social innovation.

Bicycle Kitchen/La Bici-Cocina

Our mission is to promote the bicycle as a fun, safe, and accessible form of tra

Bicycle Kitchen/La Bicicocina

Our mission is to promote the bicycle as a fun, safe, and accessible form of tra

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles provides professionally supporte
🎉 2018 Finalist

Big Sunday

Big Sunday connects people through helping; we provide a wide variety of opportu

Bike L.A. 2050

We have been involved in a number of projects focusing on urban mobility and the

Bill Weber Studios

Bill Weber Studios creates marketing communications, promotions, products and me

Birth Equity Advocacy Project

The Birth Equity Advocacy Project advocates for equal access to quality prenatal

BizFed Institute

The BizFed Institute educates, engages, equips and measures consensus solutions

Black Body Well Space/ BBWS

As a health and wellbeing resource for Black Bodies. This site bridges the diver

Black Image Center

Black Image Center is a collective based non profit 501c3 founded by a group of

Black Women for Wellness

Black Women for Wellness is a non-profit committed to the empowerment, health, a
🎉 2022 Winner


BlacklistLA Run Organization (BlacklistLA) provides access to Angelenos of diver

Blind Children's Center

The Blind Children's Center's mission is to foster the development and education

Blue Haven Foundation

We seek to empower, enrich and advocate for underserved families and marginalize

BlueReef Capital

BlueReef Capital, a for-profit Hispanic owned organization, strives to offer qua


Electric vehicle users spend more than 30 minutes a day at the public charging s

Blueprint Earth

Blueprint Earth’s mission is to preserve Earth's environments through scientific

Blueprints for Pangaea-- University of Southern California

Blueprints For Pangaea seeks to address healthcare inequities by reallocating ex

Blüm Lounge

Blüm Lounge is the first Sensory-Friendly Spa and Salon® in Los Angeles, CA for

Bob Baker Marionette Theater

The mission of the Bob Baker Marionette Theater is to educate, celebrate, and re
🎉 2019 Finalist

Book Club for Kids podcast, a project of Community Partners

Book Club for Kids is a free, 20-minute podcast for elementary and middle school


BookArtsLA brings the experience of making handmade books to people of all ages.

Books & Buckets

Books & Buckets’ mission is to empower underserved, aspiring youth through acade

Boyle Heights Beat / Radio Pulso

Boyle Heights Beat is a bilingual community news project produced by youth, offe
🎉 2020 Winner

Boys & Girls Club of Hollywood

BGCH provides K-12 students with the tools needed to succeed in life by offering

Boys & Girls Club of Mar Vista Gardens

The Boys & Girls Club of Mar Vista Gardens has only just recently opened on Janu

Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena

The mission of the Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena (BGCP or The Club) is to enable

Boys & Girls Club of Venice

BGCV’s mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most,

Boys & Girls Club of West San Gabriel Valley and Eastside

It is the mission of the Boys and Girls Club of West San Gabriel Valley and East

Boys & Girls Clubs of Carson

Our mission is to offer our young people a safe environment where they can be th

Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica’s mission is to enable all young people,

Boys & Girls Clubs of Venice

BGCV enables all people to reach their full potential as productive, caring, res

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Los Angeles Harbor

enable young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full pote

Boys and Girls Club San Fernando Valley

The Boys & Girls Club of San Fernando Valley's mission statement is to enable yo

Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence

Brady is uniting Americans, coast to coast, gun owners and non-gun owners alike,

Braid Theory, Inc.

Braid Theory weaves together entrepreneurs, investors and industry influencers t

Braille Institute of America

Braille Institute is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to eliminate barr

Brain Tumor/Neuro-Oncology Clinic at the LAC+USC Medical Center

The multidisciplinary Neuro-Oncology program at LAC+USC is one of the few in all

Brave Global

​The Brave Global mission is to connect and empower youth to prevent exploitatio

Bray Media

We empower diverse communities to set themselves up for success in their careers

Bread Head

Bread Head’s mission is to empower young adults experiencing housing insecurity

Break the Cycle

Break the Cycle inspires and supports young people to build healthy relationship

Breaking into Hollywood

Founded in 2005, BReaKiNG iNTo HoLLyooD (BiH) helps creative and business profes


BreastfeedLA is dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of infants and f

Bridge Builders Founation

The Bridge Builders Foundation organizational mission seeks to remove the barrie

Bridge Builders Foundation

To remove the barriers of race, poverty, ignorance, and despair, and to improve

Bridge to Enter Advanced Mathematics (BEAM)

Bridge to Enter Advanced Mathematics (BEAM) creates pathways for students from l

Bridge to Home SCV

The mission of Bridge to Home SCV is to lift individuals and families out of hom

Bright Path Center

Bright Path Center is a nonprofit organization that provides support services fo

Bright Star Schools

Since opening, Bright Star's schools have earned some of the highest API scores


We close the opportunity gap for innovators of color by training them to build a
🎉 2018 Finalist

Broadway West

Our mission is to create and maintain a world-class epicenter of live entertainm

Brown Paper LA

We cater intimate events using fresh ingredients and simple recipes.

Bruce Lee Foundation

We are the only not-for-profit organization dedicated to sharing Bruce Lee’s ins

Build A Better World Foundation

We Support the Empowerment of Youth and other existing Charitable Organizations

Build Hope Inc

Ensuring that residents living in the city’s public housing developments receive

Building Blocks for Kids

Building Blocks for Kids, we empower underrepresented students of ages 13-24 by

Building Healthy Communities: Long Beach

BHCLB aims to reduce health disparities and improve community health through sys

Building Skills Partnership

BSP works to improve the quality of life for low-wage property service workers a

Bureau of Engineering - City of Los Angeles - Department of Public Works

LA Bureau of Engineering is the lead agency for planning, design and constructio

B~STEM Project

B-STEM Project’s programs offer immersive educational opportunities for girls an

B~STEM Project Foundation

B~STEM Project’s primary goal is to provide young people with a comprehensive an

C It Productions, LLC

To bridge the divide between law enforcement and the communities they serve. We
🎉 2019 Finalist

C5 Youth Foundation of Southern California

Change the odds for high-potential teens from under-resourced communities by ins

C5 Youth Foundation of Southern California (“C5LA”)

C5LA inspires high-potential youth from under-resourced environments in LA Count

CALO YouthBuild

CALÓ YouthBuild is a project based, culturally relevant, high school diploma gra


CALmatters is a nonpartisan, nonprofit newsroom covering government and policy i


CARECEN works to empower Central Americans and all immigrants by defending human

CASA of Los Angeles

CASA of Los Angeles (CASA/LA) mobilizes community volunteers to advocate for chi
🎉 2018 Multiyear winner

CHAMPS Charter High School of the Arts

CHAMPS Charter High School of the Arts educates, guides, and inspires creative a

CIELO - Community for Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Leadership & Opportunities

CIELO’s mission is to launch successful entrepreneurs by unleashing innovation,


CISE's mission is simple: support the Black community. We believe in providing e


Since our inception in 2010, CITYstage has served over 100 of LA’s at-risk middl


Civic Projects: Publication of The Car in 2035: Mobility Planning for the Near F

COOP Careers

Overcoming underemployment through digital skills and peer connections for under

CRE Outreach

In the past two years, CRE Outreach has become a fixture within the Inglewood Un

Cal Poly Pomona Foundation, Inc.

With 35 years of tradition of thorough environmental research and services to mu

Cal State L.A. University Auxiliary Services, Inc.

Our mission is to create innovative, category-defining life science startups wit

Cal State LA University Auxiliary Services, Inc.

Cal State LA transforms lives and fosters thriving communities across greater Lo

CalCyber's mission is to help educate, facilitate, and secure safe access to fun


CalEITC4Me is a statewide program, run by Golden State Opportunity, to create ec

California Aquatic Therapy & Wellness Center (dba Pools of Hope)

The California Aquatic Therapy & Wellness Center (dba Pools of Hope) has a missi

California Common Cause, NALEO Educational Fund, Disability Rights California, and Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

The mission of our VCC-Los Angeles collaborative is to support effective impleme

California Community Foundation (CCF)

Since implementation in May 2012, our five service partners have enrolled 105 BL

California Greenworks

California Greenworks has established itself as one of the premier environmental

California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative

To improve the health, safety, and rights of the nail salon workforce to achieve

California Institute of Technology

The Resnick Sustainability Institute at Caltech supports research in sustainabil
🎉 2016 Winner

California Partnership

An economic justice organization that builds leadership among low-income folks a

California State University, Northridge

California State University, Northridge enables students to realize their educat

California State University, Northridge (CSUN)

Serving nearly 40,000 students, CSUN offers programs to help develop the academi

Camp Lost Boys

Through events, gathering (virtual and real life) we teach and model healthy mas

Cancer Support Community Los Angeles

To ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengt

Capital & Main

Capital & Main is an award-winning online publication that reports from Californ

Cardborigami, Inc.

Cardborigami provides instant space to protect people from the elements through
🎉 2019 Finalist

Career & College clubs

Career & College Clubs prepares middle students for success in high school, coll

Careers in Entertainment

Founded by the Will & Jada Smith Family Foundation in 2016, Careers in Entertain

Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP)

Long co-chaired by chef Marcus Samuelsson, Careers through Culinary Arts Program

Caring House

Caring House provides a loving home of care, compassion, support and dignity for

Casa 0101

Casa 0101 is dedicated to providing inspiring theater performances, art exhibits

Casa Libre

Casa Libre is a homeless shelter for homeless boys under 18, with one of a kind,

Casa de los Angelitos

Casa de los Angelitos is a transitional housing and support program for homeless

Cedars Sinai Medical Center

RCHE conducts research rooted in community outreach and engagement (COE) to addr


Boosting literacy with Cell-Ed's anytime, anywhere mobile learning platform and

Center for Council, a project of Community Partners

Center for Council delivers programs and trainings that promote communication, b

Center for Human Rights and Constitutional Law, Inc.

To identify unaccompanied immigrant minors detained by federal authorities or ho

Center for Innovation in STEM Education (CISE)

CISE brings STEM to the forefront of K-16 education by partnering with schools,
🎉 2018 Multiyear winner

Center for Nonprofit Management

The Southern California Center for Nonprofit Management fosters healthy neighbor

Center for Powerful Public Schools

The Center helps teachers and schools in high-need areas to build their capacity

Center for Restorative Justice Works

CRJW is a non-profit that provides free family reunification and support service
🎉 2021 Winner

Center for the Study of Los Angeles

The Center for the Study of Los Angeles is a leading undergraduate research cent

Central American Resource Center of California-CARECEN

CARECEN's mission is to promote the human and civil rights of Central Americans

Central American Resource Center-CARECEN-of California

CARECEN's mission is to promote the human and civil rights of Central Americans
🎉 2020 Winner

Cerritos College Foundation

The Cerritos College Foundation endeavors to increase private giving and communi


To help our members have the best experience of aging possible, ChaiVillageLA pr


ChallengeMaker is a platform that allows nonprofits, companies, influencers and

Change Better

Change Better trains nonprofits in data, business, and collaboration strategies


Changeist’s mission is to build a community of diverse young people that utilize

Changeist, formerly Big Citizen HUB

Changeist's mission is to help young people bridge racial, social, and economic
🎉 2016 Winner


ChapCare provides primary health care services; medical and dental care and beha

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU)

CDU is a private non-profit student-centered University, committed to cultivatin
🎉 2018 Finalist

Cheshire Moon

This program will fund a minimum of five theatre productions annually, as well a

Cheshire Moon Inc

The mission of Cheshire Moon is to increase access to arts education and perform

Chicxs Rockerxs South East Los Angeles

Chicxs Rockerxs South East Los Angeles (CRSELA) amplifies the voices of trans an

Child Development Institute

The mission of Child Development Institute (CDI) is to help all children reach t

Child360 (formerly Los Angeles Universal Preschool)

Child360 advances early learning from every angle through community advocacy, fa

Children Mending Hearts

Since its inception in 2009, Children Mending Hearts has helped over 12,000 disa

Children Now

Children Now's mission is to find common ground among influential opinion leader
🎉 2021 Winner

Children Youth and Family Collaborative

The mission of the Children Youth and Family Collaborative is to establish partn

Children's Action Coalition

Every child deserves to grow up in safety, and into opportunity. The Children’s

Children's Action Network

FosterMore highlights the amazing potential of youth in the foster care system a

Children's Bureau of Southern California

Children’s Bureau is committed to providing vulnerable children, especially in t

Children's Institute, Inc.

The mission of Children’s Institute is to transform the lives of children expose

Children’s Institute, Inc. (CII)

CII helps children in Los Angeles’s most challenged communities heal from the tr

Chinatown Service Center

Our mission statement is “To provide outstanding services and advocacy that prom


Chrysalis’ mission is to create a pathway to self-sufficiency for homeless and l


The mission of CicLAvia is to catalyze vibrant public spaces, active transportat
🎉 2013 Multiyear winner

Circle of Friends - The Path to Inclusion

To promote inclusion for students with disabilities and those living with advers

Citizens Of Culture

Citizens Of Culture uses arts to develop critical thinking, emotional intelligen

Citizens of the World Charter Schools, Los Angeles

Citizens of the World Los Angeles (CWC LA) operates three highly diverse, academ
🎉 2015 Winner

City Earthworm

City Earthworm was started with a single mission: to make composting a household

City Fabrick

City Fabrick is a nonprofit design studio dedicated to enhancing communities thr

City Impact Lab, powered by Stratiscope

Powered by Stratiscope, the City Impact Lab empowers individuals, businesses, &

City Plants

City Plants envisions a Los Angeles in which people in every neighborhood have e
🎉 2021 Winner

City Year Los Angeles

Our mission is to build democracy through citizen service, civic leadership and
🎉 2014 Winner

City of Glendora

The City of Glendora provides the citizens and business community with a full ra

City of LA, Office of Community Beautification (OCB), Keep Los Angeles Beautiful (KLAB)

Our goal is to engage, educate, and empower residents to become influential lead

City of Los Angeles

To protect public health and the environment through innovative and cost-effecti

City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs

DCA generates & supports high quality arts & cultural experiences for LA’s 4 mil

City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks

The Department’s mission is to enrich the lives of Los Angeles residents by prov
🎉 2020 Multiyear winner

City of Los Angeles Information Technology Agency

The City’s IT Agency works with City agencies and departments to develop world-c

City of Los Angeles, Bureau of Street Lighting

The City of Los Angeles, Bureau of Street Lighting provides illumination for the

City of West Hollywood

The City of West Hollywood, colloquially referred to as 'WeHo,' serves 35,000 re


CityLife brings together young people from diverse backgrounds and offers them e

CitySourced, Inc.

As a leader in the civic engagement space, CitySourced has received numerous awa

Civic Innovation Lab

Our mission is to provide meaningful and impactful opportunities for residents t

Civic Nation

Civic Nation builds tools and campaigns that encourage more civic engagement aro

Civic Tech USC

Based at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, Civic Tech U


Civicas, a women’s civic action network, creates opportunities for L.A. leaders

Civy, Inc.

Civy is a cloud-based mobile platform for civic engagement, including cyber secu

Claremont Change

Advancing equity & inclusion to eliminate systemic racism & injustice in Claremo

ClassNube (Nube means Cloud in Spanish)

We make software to help students and teachers learn and teach in truly innovati


We are a community-focused, Trauma-informed non-profit​ founded by mental health


Clew's mission is to build relationships between people, their resource use, and

Climate Cents

Climate Cents is an online platform that makes it easy and exciting to fight glo

Climate Jam Project

Climate Jam Project provides tools, resources, and inspiration for navigating a

Climate Resolve

Climate Resolve is a Los Angeles nonprofit dedicated to combating climate change
🎉 2022 Winner

Climate Uprising (Interconnected Media)

Climate Uprising is a global call for climate action powered by stories of peopl

Clinica Msr. Oscar A. Romero

Our mission is to provide quality, affordable, and culturally-sensitive health c
🎉 2020 Winner


Clockshop is an arts and culture organization that catalyzes social change throu

Clockshop & California State Parks

Clockshop creates new conversations about cultural production, politics, and urb

Clothes The Deal

Clothes The Deal provides pre-employment services to low-income individuals.

Co-led by Industrial District Green and Cal Poly Pomona Department of Landscape Architecture.

Cal Poly Pomona and Industrial District Green use creative strategies to engage


CoachArt's mission is to create a transformative arts and athletics community fo

Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA)

With a mission to achieve a just society fully inclusive of immigrants, CHIRLA e

Coalition for Responsible Community Development

CRCD engages in comprehensive community development through community beautifica

Coalition of Mental Health Professionals, Inc.

Los Angeles Metro (Metropolitan Transit Authority) Target Hiring Policy: In a co

Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (Cast)

Ending modern slavery through education, advocacy and empowering survivors of hu


The mission of Codemarket is to build thriving local communities by empowering p

Coligo, Inc.


Collaborative Tutoring

Collaborative Tutoring is an organization driven by the ultimate goal of collabo

College Access Plan

CAP believes a postsecondary education is achievable for all students, and our m

College Bridge

College Bridge's mission is to increase college access and success for underrepr

College Match

Provide high-achieving, low-income high school students in Los Angeles County th

College Moms Project

Only 1.5% of women who give birth as teens ever graduate from college. The missi

College Summit Southern California

College Summit is dedicated to transforming the lives of low-income youth by con

College Track

From 9th grade through college graduation, College Track’s 10-year program empow


CollegeSpring equips schools and their teachers with an SAT, ACT, and college kn

Color Compton

Color Compton is an organization geared towards working with youth to build comm

Color the Water

Through free surf instruction, historical and cultural education, and media repr
🎉 2021 Winner


Our company Colossi is about creating interactive games for giant screens, like

Come Alive Long Beach

Come Alive Long Beach (CALB) partners with volunteers, artisans and organization

Common Sense

Common Sense is the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to help
🎉 2018 Finalist

Common Threads

Common Threads delivers in- and out-of-school, hands-on cooking and nutrition ed

Communities In Schools of Los Angeles

Compiler LA uses informed design, technology, and data to make Los Angeles a bet

Communities In Schools of San Fernando Valley, Inc.

Numerous national and international leaders including Nelson Mandela, Jimmy Cart

Community Asset Development Redefining Education (CADRE)

Our mission is to solidify and advance parent leadership to ensure that all chil

Community Build Inc.

Community Build’s mission is to revitalize low-income communities in South Los A

Community Centered

Community Centered is dedicated to fostering sustainable communities through civ

Community Coalition

Community Coalition hopes to build on its major accomplishments from its 20-year

Community Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment

CoCo’s mission is to help transform the social and economic conditions in South

Community Corporation of Santa Monica

We are a Santa Monica based non-profit that restores, builds and manages afforda

Community Healing Gardens

Community Healing Gardens transforms communities through urban gardens that prov

Community Health Councils

Community Health Councils works to change systems, policies, and structures that
🎉 2013 Winner

Community Power Collective

To build power with low-income tenants and workers through transformative organi

Community Resource Collective

To represent underserved communities and to create generations of advocates with

Community Services Unlimited inc.

Through education and participation we envision and create community driven solu

Community Veteran Justice Project

CVJP helps veterans by breaking the cycle of incarceration via early interventio

Community Vitalization Council

The Community Vitalization Council (CiViC180) promotes community level economic

Company of Angels (CoA)

Company of Angels reflects the richness, diversity and complexity that is Los An

Compassionate Santa Monica

Building Compassionate cities since 2013

Compiler LA,

Concerned Capital creates business ownership opportunities for long-term blue co


Compound, located in the Zaferia district of Long Beach, is the newest cultural

Conant Moran Design & Fabrication

Conant-Moran is a Design-Build metal fabrication and General Contracting busines

Concerned Black Men of Los Angeles (CBMLA)

Concerned Black Men of Los Angeles (CBMLA) seeks to unite African American men t

Concerned Capital

Concerned Capital is a social impact investment firm that leverages economic dev

Connect the Dots LA

To facilitate a multipurpose, stake-holder-driven process to preserve, restore,


ConnectEd partners with school, district, and community leaders to transform edu

Connecting Cultures Mobile Museum

Connecting Cultures Mobile Museum’s mission is to inspire understanding and resp

Conscious Kids Project

Conscious Kids Project partners with schools in Los Angeles to teach students ev

Constitutional Rights Foundation, CRF

CRF changes kids' lives by helping them become engaged citizens who know how to

Contemporary Art League

Contemporary Art League builds unity, solidarity, and equity within and across s

Continuous Good

Continuous Good supports, shares, and builds social impact brands. Our flagship

Convergence Creative Solutions

We are the entertainment capital of the world yet local talent struggles to thri

Cooperative Resources and Services Project (CRSP)

Vision: Reinventing the way we live in the city by inspiring higher quality livi

Coptic Educational Foundation

CEF serves the educational and professional needs of its immigrant community and

Core Innovate, Inc. & Century Academy for Excellence

Core Innovate is an education technology and support services business that supp

Cornerstone Theater Company

Cornerstone Theater Company makes new plays with and about communities.

Coro Southern California

Coro Southern California uses a sophisticated blend of experiential learning and’s mission is to connect college students to micro philant

Cougar Conservancy

The Cougar Conservancy’s mission is to reduce human-wildlife conflict and conser

Council for Watershed Health

Our mission is to advance the health and sustainability of our region’s watershe

Council on American-Islamic Relations, Greater Los Angeles Office (CAIR-LA)

To enhance the understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice and

County of Los Angeles Public Library

We are a library system which has the stated mission of helping its patrons conn

Courage Campaign

Double Bubble: Courage won an unprecedented voting-rights victory after thousand

Covenant House California

Covenant House California is dedicated to serving all of God’s children with abs
🎉 2016 Multiyear winner

Crayon Collection

The Crayon Collection mission is to inspire a commitment to environmental consci

Create LA

Within the past year, we have been thrilled to work with a dedicated group of vo

Create Now

Create Now’s mission is to empower underserved youth and young adults from ages

Creative Acts

Creative Acts is an organization that seeks to transform urgent social justice i
🎉 2020 Winner

Creative Cycle, LLC, dba. L Creativo

Supporting the Latin Indie Music Community of LA & Inspiring a new generation of

Creative Futures Collective

Our mission is to break cycles of systemic inequality by providing opportunity,

Creative Healing for Youth in Pain

Creative Healing for Youth in Pain (“CHYP”) is an online nonprofit helping youth

Creative Visions Foundation

To date Creative Visions Foundation has incubated over 150 creative activist pro

Creator Force at Civic Nation

Creator Force is expanding and diversifying the Creative Class by providing youn

Critical Mass Dance Company (CMDC)

Critical Mass Dance Company (CMDC) catalyzes community health, personal growth a

Crop Swap LA

Crop Swap LA is a social enterprise seeking to close the nutritional gap in Los
🎉 2020 Winner

Crossroads, Inc.

The mission of Crossroads is to assist formerly incarcerated women in achieving

CultivaLA, Inc.

With a mission to transform healthy food access and wellness through people, soc

Culture Shock Los Angeles

Culture Shock LA utilizes urban dance, art, and culture to cultivate meaningful

Curious Catalyst

Curious Catalyst is a new consultancy that employs agile and lean methodologies


Cyber-Seniors mission is to bridge the digital divide and connect generations th

D.A.D Project

Provide Workshops, Training and Events to help fathers understand the value of s


DIGDEEP is a human rights non-profit making clean water more available and more

DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Girls

DIY (Do-­It­-Yourself) Girls’ mission is to increase girls’ interest and success

DIY Girls

DIY (Do-­It­-Yourself) Girls mission is to increase girls’ interest and success
🎉 2021 Winner

DIYFO (Do-It-Yourself. For Others.)

In fewer than 18 months, DIYFO has grown from an arts and crafts-oriented meetin


DSTL Arts is a nonprofit arts mentorship organization that inspires, teaches, an

DSTL Arts & The Partnership for Los Angeles' Creative Education (The PLACE)

DSTL Arts & The PLACE support & nurture emerging artists & arts administrators t


DUBLAB is a non-profit internet radio station and community arts collective that

Dance Arts Foundation

The deep-rooted mission of Dance Arts Foundation is to provide young, proficient

Dance Camera West

Dance Camera West's mission is to promote, develop and foster the art of dance f

Data 360

We expand people's possibilities by empowering people to create a new future wit

Data Roads Foundation

We provide open source software, education, and legal paperwork for nonprofit Lo

David Lynch Foundation

The David Lynch Foundation has instructed over 250,000 at-risk populations world

Deaf West Theatre, Inc.

Deaf West Theatre creates, innovates, entertains, enlightens, educates, employs,

Dear Los Angeles

None. Our organization has not published anything public yet. I conceived this i

Dear Mama

Dear Mama provides the L.A. community with affordable, healthy alternatives to a

Decentralized Pictures

Decentralized Pictures was founded on the belief that great ideas, wherever they

Deedly Inc

Deedly is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to leverage technology,

Defy Ventures, Inc.

Defy Ventures’ mission is to give people with criminal histories their best shot
🎉 2019 Winner

Delphire Inc

We build solutions that provide timely visual information on wildfires because w


DemoChicks is a catalyst that empowers and enlightens young girls and women of c

Destination Crenshaw

Destination Crenshaw’s mission is to honor Black triumphs, build Black futures,

Dharma Health Institute

DIY Girls’ mission is to increase girls’ interest in technology, engineering and

Discovery Club PSP, Inc.

To support and provide products, services and programs to those agencies who ins

Do Good Bus

Do Good Bus provides an interactive and engaging experience by taking people to

Doctors for America

DFA mobilizes doctors and medical students to be leaders in local communities on

Downtown Crenshaw Rising

Los Angeles’ Black community has a right to own its future. Right now there is a

Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk

DWC aims to end homelessness for women in Los Angeles; to achieve this, we provi

Downtown Women's Center

Over our 35-year history, the Downtown Women’s Center has created innovative pro
🎉 2014 Winner

Dramatic Results

Dramatic Results makes learning real by engaging educators and learners through

Dream A World Education, Inc.

We make a difference in the lives of children utilizing the arts to develop crit

Dreamhaus Inc.

Dreamhaus is both an educational and economic catalyst for urban youth in South


Over 25,000 people have volunteered with Dressember using fashion and creativity

Drizzle Connect

Drizzle enables low-income families to stay connected to their community and the


Droplabs is an open source focused, community led, Innovation Laboratory and tea

Dublab (Future Roots, Inc.)

Dublab is a Los Angeles-based, community-supported internet radio station and cr

Dumlao Enterprises

Dumlao Enterprises is a digital media & marketing business focused on helping sm

Duvivier Architects (DA)

DA pioneered the integration of water resources & architecture in sustainable de

E.N.G.A.G.E stands for Educating Neighbors Gaining Awareness Growing Engaged

-Attended the last two years of Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors meetings


EARN breaks the cycle of poverty for low-income families by providing them with


Ten years ago I was a schoolteacher for special education, focused on violent of


EEZITEC is an eCommerce platform & ecosystem where people can discover & learn a


Our mission is to develop and produce future leaders from marginalized communiti

EMX Los Angeles

EMX is a LA-based electronic music community providing upcoming artists a platfo


EPage is a mobile app development company that has created and released over 300

ESP Education & Leadership Institute, Inc.

To level the playing field in education for BIPOC youth, especially boys of colo

ESP Empowering Services Through Partnerships

We are a grassroots organization. We are currently in the state of begininning i


Whereas Sports is a universally accepted outlet for human longevity; my organiza


EVERYBODY.WORLD makes thoughtful goods in LA and is committed to championing fai
🎉 2019 Finalist

Eagle Rock Yacht Club

Through dodgeball, civic service, partnerships with rec centers and our youth, T


Amplifying women's voices and stories by creating a podcast network built entire

Earth Protect, Inc.

Earth Protect shares and creates stories about people and organizations protecti

East LA Community Corporation (ELACC)

ELACC advocates for economic and social justice by developing grassroots leaders
🎉 2013 Multiyear winner

East Los Angeles Boys and Girls Club / East LA Rising

ELABGC/East LA Rising provides underserved youth on the eastside a safe haven an

East Side Rider's Bike Club

Our mission is to prevent kids from being in gangs and doing drugs, helping thos
🎉 2021 Winner

Eastside Rehearsal

Our fully back lined studios will be available to students as an after school pr


Helping people cultivate more Courage, Compassion, and Wonder through Community.

Ecole Claire Fontaine

As an Art, Language & Nature school in the heart of Venice, California since 198

Economic Roundtable

The Economic Roundtable is a non-profit, public benefit corporation organized to


Ednovate prepares and empowers high school students to use their college degrees

Educating Young Minds

EYM alumni are attending and graduating from colleges from around the nation lik

Education Consortium of Central Los Angeles / Project LESS

In March of 2013, we began lending lab equipment to the science teacher at Youth

Education Pioneers

Founded in 2003 in response to the acute shortage of leadership and management t

Education Through Music-Los Angeles

ETM-LA provides high-quality music instruction in disadvantaged schools to promo
🎉 2022 Winner

Educators 4 Excellence-Los Angeles

An individual teacher can change what’s possible in her classroom, but a movemen

El Basurero

Community engagement initiative that enlists city residents as advocates holding

El Porto Shark

El Porto Shark's mission is ocean and shark conservation through research, educa


El Rio Schools is a new non-profit; our most important achievement, to date, is

El Sereno Community Land Trust

The El Sereno CLT is a group of committed residents and stakeholders who provide


Increasing reliability of electricity distribution network- for ensuring an equi

Electronic Music Alliance

We are still a young organization. We worked hard last year to get over 100 foun

Elusive Minds Productions

Elusive Minds Productions is a multimedia production company focused on creating

Emile Cohl Art Academy

We provide a tuition-free, career-driven education in digital arts to talented y

Emotional Health Association dba SHARE!

To help people in Los Angeles pursue personal growth and change. SHARE! empowers

EmpowHer Institute

This mission of EmpowHer Institute is to empower girls and young women in margin

EnCorps STEM Teachers

We are STEM professionals transforming classrooms by teaching in high needs clas

End Homelessness California DBA the Shower of Hope

End Homelessness California, DBA The Shower of Hope, is a 501c3 non-profit organ
🎉 2021 Winner

Engineer Factory, a Project of Community Partners

The mission of the Engineer Factory is to help more African American, Latinx and


EnrichLA builds edible gardens and green spaces in local schools, and provides g
🎉 2014 Winner

Entertainment Industries Council, Inc.

EIC was founded by entertainment industry leaders to bring the power and influen

Entrepreneur Education Center

To nurture and promote entrepreneurship and small business creation/expansion in

Entrepreneurship Advantage

To create economic opportunity for entrepreneurs and small businesses in Los Ang

Environment California Research & Policy Center

Environment California Research & Policy Center is dedicated to protecting the p
🎉 2018 Finalist

Environmental Change-Makers

In 2005, we founded the Environmental Change-Makers (ECM), a network of "proacti

Environmental Charter Schools

Environmental Charter Schools is an innovative network of public schools serving

Environmental Health Coalition / CEJA

CEJA represents 35,000 Californians in a statewide, community-led alliance that

Equal Pay Company

Equal Pay Company's mission is to give people the power to grow their practice o


Equallet’s mission is to achieve gender equality by harnessing the collective fi

Equipment Mechanic Apprenticeship Program - City of Los Angeles

The mission is to prepare interested Los Angeles residents to meet the need for

Esperanza Community Housing

Esperanza Community Housing achieves comprehensive community development by addr

Esperanza Community Housing Corporation

Esperanza Community Housing Corporation is a social justice non-profit in South


EverWild is a community that fosters environmental stewards through family adven

Every Day Action

Every Day Action takes perceived waste & re-distributes it to those in need. Our


We want every student to have access to college and the tools to help them get t

Everyday Arts

To use the power of the arts to support educational outcomes for all.


EveryoneOn is dedicated to creating social and economic opportunity by connectin

Everything Wellness

Our mission is to PROVIDE an uplifting environment for the LA community of like-

Evo Farm

* First commercial aquaponics farm in LA County (LA Times *


Evolectric is a California-based technology company specializing in electrified

Evolve LA (project of LA-Más)

LA-Más is a non-profit urban design organization that helps lower-income and und

Exceptional Minds

EM addresses unemployment and other inequities that affect adults with autism. O


ExchangeWorks creates new opportunities for artists and the public through the e


ExpandLA is an initiative that supports, connects, and advocates for out-of-scho

Experimental Half-Hour

We are a multimedia arts organization that collaborates with artists to document

Exploring the Arts, Inc.

The mission of Exploring the Arts (ETA) is to transform the lives of young peopl

Ezrach Brain Trust Association

Ezrach’s mission is to provide economic opportunity, growth and sustainability t

FA-MLI, Inc.

To provide dynamic educational and artistic projects for inner-city youth (ages


FEAL.LA is an artist development platfrom for independent musicians, providing r


The Filmlit Mission facilitates a curriculum engaging pupils to develop in the s


FLARB LLC is one of the earliest developers and publishers of mobile games and c

FLY Yoga Arts

FLY Yoga Arts brings balance to education through play- based classes designed t


FORT is a scalable community workshop that organizes artists and community membe


We help female founders accelerate their business by fostering unique and impact

FSBCS dba Community Builders Resource Network (CBRN)

The First Southern Baptist Church of Sylmar (FSBCS), who is the sponsoring partn

Facing History and Ourselves

Facing History and Ourselves uses lessons of history to challenge teachers and t

Faithworks Compton

FaithWorks Compton is a nonprofit organization that provides services and suppor

Fallen Fruit

Fallen Fruit invites you to re-imagine the function of public participation and

Fallen Fruit from Rising Women, Crossroads, Inc, Scripps College

We are collaborative social enterprise between Scripps College (the women's coll

Families In Schools

Families in Schools (FIS) works to involve parents and communities in their chil

Family Promise of the South Bay

We are working to build tiny cities for the homeless through our partners: a ref

Farm LA

Farm LA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to rescuing unbuildable l

Fender Play Foundation

The mission of the Fender Play Foundation is to equip, educate and inspire the n

Fernando Pullum Community Arts Center

Pullum Center uses the performing arts to empower the children of South Los Ange

Filipino American Symphony Orchestra (FASO)

FASO’s mission is to sustain artistic excellence in the community and to be an a

Filipino Migrant Center

Launched a successful campaign with trafficked migrant workers that helped them

Film Independent

Film Independent's mission is to champion creative independence in visual storyt


While Filmanthropos is a fairly new social enterprise that was founded in Q4 201

Find Your Anchor

Find Your Anchor (FYA) is a grassroots movement aimed at suicide prevention, awa

First Look West

FLoW was created in October of 2011, and the first mentorship program and compet

First Place for Youth

First Place provides foster youth with intensive support to complete their high

First Star

First Star works to uplift communities and create change by building strong path

First Star, Inc.

Our series of groundbreaking Report Cards — which measure and compare how each s

Flavors From Afar

Good food for a good cause. Flavors From Afar provides traditional recipes and g
🎉 2022 Winner

Flintridge Center

Flintridge Center's mission is to break the cycle of poverty and violence throug
🎉 2020 Winner

Food & Water Watch

Food & Water Watch champions healthy food and clean water for all.

Food Forward

Since its founding in 2009, Food Forward has engaged thousands of volunteers (wh

Food Oasis Los Angeles

Food Oasis LA was created to assist local advocacy and increase local awareness

Food Sector Systems, LLC

Food Sector Systems, LLC provides strategic advice, legislative analysis, and su

Food Tribe USA

Food Tribe’s mission is to connect good people to good food. We vision a world f

Food on Foot

Food on Foot is a nonprofit dedicated to assisting our homeless and low-income n


FoodCycle is working to feed people, not landfills, by connecting hungry people

FoodCycle LA

Connect excess food with people in need.

Foothill Unity Center, Inc.

Mission: we help neighbors in crisis to attain self-sufficiency by partnering wi

For Learners of All Ages

For Learners of All Ages was incorporated 6 months ago. We received our 501c3 ch


ForYourArt creates new contexts for art on- and off-line and applies an entrepre

Fortitude Empowerment Center

Fortitude Empowerment Center (FEC) is a non-profit organization providing contem

Foster Care Counts

Interviewing Skills Workshops for Foster Teens Foster Mother’s Day (Gala Celebra

Foster Nation

Foster Nation engages and empowers the community to help foster youth aging out

Fostering Dreams Project

Fostering Dreams Project is a dance and performing arts program to empower, educ

Fostering Media Connections

Fostering Media Connections (FMC) uses the power of journalism to lead the conve

Foundation For Advancements in Science and Education

Connect youth to STEM education pathways and careers. Inspire – engage – and con

Foundation for California Community Colleges (Fiscal Sponsor)

CCGI helps 6th-12th grade students develop well-informed plans for their educati

Foundation for Second Chances

Foundation for Second Chances provides children and youth with the necessities o

Fountain Community Gardens

Los Angeles Community Garden Council’s (LACGC) mission is “to strengthen communi

Four Rings

Four Rings provides a synergetic platform where all types of people can reach ho

Fox Hills Ladera Healthy Family Association Inc.

We re-purpose unused and under used land to create useful public spaces to addre

Free Arts

Free Arts uses art to restore hope, resiliency and self-esteem in children in Lo


FreeFrom is the first and only organization in the US working to end domestic vi

Freedom and Fashion

Humanity was created for freedom. Using the arts of fashion and beauty, we creat
🎉 2019 Finalist

Freeway Farm

Freeway Farm is interested in transforming the under-utilised peri-freeway space

Friendly House

Address racial inequities and health disparities by offering quality, affordable

Friends In Deed

Friends In Deed is an interfaith organization that provides for basic human need

Friends Of The Observatory (FOTO)

FOTO is responsible for ensuring excellence in informal science education progra

Friends of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

Friends of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is a non-profit corporation created to provi

Friends of Girls Academic Leadership Academy

GALA’s mission is to provide a rigorous, college-preparatory STEM-focused educat

Friends of Girls Academic Leadership Academy (GALA)

GALA’s mission is to provide a rigorous, college-preparatory STEM-focused educat

Friends of Glenfeliz

We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit parent booster club committed to helping Glenfeliz st

Friends of King

Friends of King is a 501 c3 non-profit dedicated to promoting and supporting the

Friends of Levitt Pavilion—City of Angels

We create “Community through Music”, by making live music accessible to all, cre

Friends of Residential Treasures: Los Angeles (FORT:LA)

Friends Of Residential Treasures: Los Angeles (FORT: LA) is an award winning arc

Friends of the Children-Los Angeles

Friends of the Children – Los Angeles (Friends LA) provides long-term, comprehen

Friends of the Family

Friends of the Family works to lift children and their families out of poverty,
🎉 2016 Winner

Friends of the Hollywood Central Park

Construction of a cap park over the US 101, as the freeway travels below grade i

Friends of the Hollywood Central Park (FHCP)

FHCP will build a 38-acre Hollywood Central Park by decking one mile of US 101 (

Friends of the Los Angeles River

FoLAR strives for a swimmable, fishable, boatable, bikeable LA River through adv

Friends of the VisionTheater

We are committed to making a renovated Vision Theater the driving principle in s

Friends, the Foundation of the California African American Museum

Despite the economic downturn and budget reductions we have grown attendance at

Friendship Foundation

Friendship Foundation's mission is to transform the lives of people with special

From Lot to Spot

FLTS is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving blighted, urban neighbo

Fruit Change

Fruit Change is an organization founded with the intent to develop a system for

Fulcrum Arts

Big City Lab is a social practice and design education initiative that invests i

Fulfillment Fund

Our mission is to make college a reality for students growing up in educationall
🎉 2019 Finalist

Fund for Guaranteed Income (F4GI)

The F4GI Compton Pledge is a landmark guaranteed income (GI) initiative that wil
🎉 2021 Winner

Funded LLC

We filed a trademark for our brand ŌMO. We are dedicated to create organic topic

Future America

The provides ensemble and performance training FREE for musicians 10-17

Future Fields

Future Scouts is a series of urban creative laboratories that prepare youngsters

Future Roots Inc. dba dublab

dublab is a non-profit, radio station based in Los Angeles. Since 1999, we have

FutureBound, Inc.

FutureBound provides educational video games based on innovative technology to i


We are an advocacy organization representing goods movement industry businesses


Our mission is to give underprivileged girls and gender-nonconforming youth acce


GREENBOXFARMS grows organic produce in food deserts using hydroponic technologie


Join us in bringing data literacy to LA! Institutions – both public and private,

GRID Logistics

GRID Logistics are proposers of a design build maintain and operate transportati

Garden School Foundation

We provide garden-based education at public schools in LA. By combining gardenin

Garifuna International Indigenous Film Festival

To support the preservation of all indigenous cultures in the world through arts

Gasol Foundation

Gasol Foundation is on a mission to eradicate childhood obesity through research

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media at Mount Saint Mary’s University

The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media is the only research-based organiza
🎉 2016 Winner

Geffen Academy at UCLA

Geffen Academy is an inclusive, university-affiliated school for students who wa

General Assembly Opportunity Fund

General Assembly delivers best-in-class practical education in technology, busin

Generation Connect

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for teens and seniors by safely br

Generation Green's Contra Costa County Climate Leaders Program

Directly from our efforts, six Contra Costa cities have completed Climate Action

Geoff Gallegos/daKAH Hip Hop Orchestra

I am applying as a composer with an idea about housing. I have no achievements i

Get Lit - Words Ignite

Get Lit - Words Ignite fuses classic and spoken word poetry to increase teen lit

Get On The Bus a program of the Center for Restorative Justice Works

Get On The Bus, a program of the Center for Restorative Justice Works, reunifies

GetGlobal, Inc

GetGlobal produces summits on international expansion, strategy, and key foreign

Getting Your Sh*t Together (GYST-INK)

With our mission to make life better for artists, GYST-Ink provides information,

Ghetto Film School

The Ghetto Film School educates, develops, and celebrates the next generation of

Girl Powerful (Sand Sisters Los Angeles Inc.)

Girl Powerful is a youth empowerment 501c3 designed to give tween and teen girls

Girl is NOT a 4 Letter Word

Girl is NOT a 4 Letter Word fights to gain momentum for girls in skateboarding,

Girls Academic Leadership Academy (GALA)

GALA’s mission is to provide a rigorous, college-preparatory STEM-focused educat
🎉 2015 Winner

Girls IN Focus

Aimed at eliminating gender inequity, we connect girls and non-binary youth with

Girls Inc. of Greater Los Angeles

The mission of Girls Inc. of Greater Los Angeles is to inspire all girls to be s

Girls in Tech

Girls in Tech (GIT) is a global non-profit focused on the engagement, education


Aimed at eliminating gender inequity, we connect girls and non-binary youth with

Give Today LA

Creating a social share web-based platform that identifies unique community goal


Gladeo’s inclusive, next-gen career exploration platform prepares learners for t
🎉 2019 Finalist

Glendale College Parent Education Association

GCPEA’s mission is to raise money for program operation costs to support tuition

Global Arts Corporation

Global Arts provides music classes for underserved youth in Los Angeles and prof

Global Education Network Exchange (GENE)

GENE is an interactive enterprise system that promotes the use of digital commun

Global Eye Entrepreneurs

Global Eye Entrepreneurs dismantles the complex barriers to success that black,

Global Green USA

Global Green leads an international effort to create green cities, neighborhoods

Global Inheritance

Global Inheritance is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization working to reinvent acti

Global Urban Cultural Community

GUCC, Inc. is an attempt by its founder, Rev. Baba C.E. Washington, to bridge th

GlobalGirl Media

As of June 2012, GGM has implemented initiatives in seven cities in South Africa

Golden Heart Ranch

Golden Heart Ranch provides vocational training, life skills classes and opportu

Golden State Opportunity

Golden State Opportunity (GSO) is a nonprofit dedicated to ending poverty by pro

Good Shine Studio

WAPOW is a community service project that bridges neighbors to news, resources a

Good Trouble Makers

Good Trouble Makers are artist-agitators committed to making; making art, making

Good Tutors

Our mission is to improve educational outcomes and foster a love of learning for

Gracias Music Foundation

Cultivating and empowering generations of musicians that give back to the commun

Grades of Green


Granada Hills Charter

Granada Hills Charter (GHC) prepares students for a 21st-century workforce and l

Grand Performances

In 2016, Grand Performances (GP) celebrates 30 years of presenting FREE, high qu

Grassroots Training for Health

Grassroots Training for Health is a non-profit organization that collaborates wi

Great Leap, Inc.

2013 is the 35th anniversary of Great Leap. We have consistently created product

Great Minds STEM Society

We influence underrepresented minority students and women in grades K-12, to hav

Greater Los Angeles Education Foundation

Advancing deeper collaboration between schools and communities to disrupt inequi

Greater South Bay STEM Foundation

Greater South Bay STEM Foundation’s Mission is a simple one; to provide hands-on

Green Arrow Co-Lab

Our mission at Green Arrow Co-Lab provides an alternative and progressive youth

Green Commuter

With the goal of helping to alleviate traffic, mitigate air pollution, and reduc

Green Education Inc.

Partner with stakeholders to educate and transform communities into green sustai

Green Girl Farms

Green Girl Farms grows produce in empty spaces and distributes it to the communi
🎉 2019 Finalist

Green Institute for Village Empowerment (GIVE) program at Tom Bradley Legacy Foundation at UCLA, L.A. Urban Farms, Union Rescue Mission, Union Church L.A.

The Green Institute for Village Empowerment is an organization dedicated to the

Green Octopus Consulting

Green Pines Creative, Inc. d/b/a Green Pines Media

Green Pines Media helps monetize exceptional art and music for Transition Age Yo


GreenspacesLA (GSLA) partners with underserved urban neighborhoods to create gar


Our mission is to foster the most thriving, inviting & inclusive community for e
🎉 2020 Winner

Griffith Observatory Foundation

The mission of Griffith Observatory Foundation is to support and promote Griffit

Groceryships and Netiya

The Trellis Project will make LA the healthiest place to live by creating church

Grow Games Interactive, Growcology

Mobile social action games connecting people to the ecosystem: growing food, sha

GrowGood, Inc.

GrowGood leverages the power of urban farming to unite people, to create hope fo

Growing The Table, A project of TomKat Ranch Educational Foundation

Growing the Table supports the best of California agriculture, especially BIPOC

Grown in LA

Grown in LA is a nonprofit project of Community Partners that is converting unde

H.E.L.P.E.R. Foundation

V2K HELPER Foundation’s overarching achievement is having won the trust of the c


#HappyPeriod produces programs with love centered on menstrual care. We are comm


Havalina Skate Inc. is committed to serving our community through skateboarding., Shacklebrand Designs

We build earthquake, fire, tornado, and flood proof homes that are low- cost and


HOK's mission is to deliver exceptional design ideas and solutions through the c

HOMEplace @ YJC

HOMEplace mobilizes and sustains Survivors of Childhood Sexual Assault as Libera


Open data-driven analysis of public transport accessibility in space-time

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International Inc

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) seeks to put love into

Hacker Fund

The mission of Hacker Fund is to empower technologists to help the disadvantaged

Hammer Museum

Over the past decade plus, the Hammer Museum has transformed itself into one of
🎉 2013 Winner

Handy Foundation

The Handy Foundation is committed to increasing representation of Black, Indigen

Happy Trails for Kids

Happy Trails for Kids transforms the lives of children impacted by the foster ca

HappyCity Los Angeles

HappyCity is committed to helping communities reach their goal of Vision 80 -- t

Harambee Ministries

Harambee seeks to nurture and equip leadership that will holistically minister t

Harlem Lacrosse & Leadership

HL-LA is a youth development organization that provides opportunities, relations

Harlem Lacrosse - Los Angeles

Harlem Lacrosse - Los Angeles uses an innovative, school-based model to challeng
🎉 2019 Multiyear winner

Harmony Project

Harmony Project harnesses the transformative power of music to increase access t

Harvest All Resource Center

Prepare urban youth for holistic health, career exploration, and purposeful livi

Harvest All Resource Center (HARC)

HARC seeks to prepare urban youth for holistic health, career exploration, and p

Haunted Play LLC

For the last 4 years, Delusion has been the premiere live theatre event in the n


Hav A Sole’s mission is to provide the homeless and at-risk youth with quality f

Have A Go

Have A Go is an urbanism lab whose mission is to help create healthy, wealthy, s

Heal the Bay

Heal the Bay is an environmental nonprofit dedicated to making the coastal water
🎉 2015 Winner

Healing California

Healing California provides free, quality dental, medical, and vision care to th
🎉 2022 Multiyear winner

Health Core Possibilities

HCP is a diverse group of experienced consultants working with organizations see

Healthy Living Productions

We believe proactive health care education can save lives. We deliver resources

Heart and Soul Design Communications Center

The mission of Heart and Soul Design Communications Center (HAS) is to create a

Heart of Art Gallery

Heart of Art Gallery is a conscious space run by women in South LA that provides

Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA)

Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA) provides underserved youth with free, exceptional af

Heidi Duckler Dance

Heidi Duckler Dance (HDD) creates place-based performances that transform non-tr

Helpline Youth Counseling (HYC)

HYC helps at-risk, low-income children, youth, and families develop their streng

Here to Serve, Inc

We CONNECT physical, financial & emotional care to parents to help manage their

Historic Core BID

The Historic Core BID is a 501(c)(6) non-profit dedicated to improving quality o

Hive Lighting

Hive Lighting is a Los Angeles based specialty lighting design, manufacturing an

Hollenbeck Police Activities League

In partnership with the Los Angeles Police Department, to prepare and empower un

Hollywood Arts Council

Project S.O.A.R. is an after-school and in-class arts program serving children i

Hollywood Cinema Production Resources

Hollywood CPR’s mission is to train historically underrepresented populations in

Hollywood Curling

We are the only place in Los Angeles to participate in the Olympic sport of curl

Hollywood Food Coalition

The Hollywood Food Coalition’s mission is to feed and serve the immediate needs

Hollywood Fringe Festival (Hatchery Arts)

Through its annual festival, Hollywood Fringe provides a platform for emerging,

Hollywood HEART

Hollywood HEART nurtures resiliency, creativity, and community through collabora

Holy Family School

Holy Family School (HFS) offers cutting-edge academic excellence with an educati

Holy Ghost Global

Holy Ghost Global is a church without walls that celebrates diversity, healing,

Home Again Los Angeles

The mission of Home Again Los Angeles (formerly known as Family Promise of the V

Home of Kings and Queens

The Power of Wellness Team Efforts Supporting Home of Kings and Queens. Taking a

Homeboy Industries

Homeboy Industries provides hope, training, and support to formerly gang-involve
🎉 2013 Multiyear winner

Homeless Health Care Los Angeles

HHCLA is a non-profit, community-based organization charged with the mission of

Homies Unidos, Inc.

We work to end violence in our communities through violence prevention, the prom


Since being founded in April 2011, HoneyLove has been leading the grassroots eff

Hope of the Valley

Hope of the Valley exists to prevent, reduce, and eliminate poverty, hunger, and

Hospitality Industry Training and Education Fund (HITEF) dba Hospitality Training Academy (HTA)

Dedicated to improving the skills of the hospitality, food service, and tourism

House of Ruth Inc

House of Ruth is dedicated to preventing domestic violence and ensuring the safe

House of Yahweh South Bay Outreach Center

The mission of the House of Yahweh’s South Bay Outreach Center is to serve peopl

Housing Authority Of Los Angeles

HACLA is committed to preserving, enhancing, and expanding deeply affordable hou

Housing Corporation of America

HCA is a social service provider that coordinates onsite informal education prog

Housing Works

Housing Works does whatever it takes for as long as it takes to ensure that peop

Huarache Farms LLC

Our mission is to build a transparently run cooperative of backyard farms that p

Human Resources L.A.

HRLA was a collaborator and grant receiver of Getty Museum for PST festival 2012

Human Rights Foundation

HRF's Art in Protest Program seeks to aid artists living under authoritarian reg
🎉 2019 Finalist

Human Rights Watch Student Task Force

Human Rights Watch Student Task Force (STF) empowers LA-area high school student

Hunger Action Los Angeles

Hunger Action LA fights hunger and promotes healthy eating through advocacy, edu

Hustle & Hustle

Reach Los Angeles's mission is to strengthen LA's only local advertising network

HyphenUs, Inc.

We are building a coParenting movement to educate, inform and empower parents wi

Hytch, LLC.

Hytch was created to defeat congestion and defend clean air with cash incentives


The mission of the “I Have A Dream” Foundation–Los Angeles is to provide long-te

I Have a Dream Foundation

Provides at risk youth the education and enrichment to make it to and through co

I Have a Dream" Foundation — Los Angeles"

IHADLA provides long-term support to youth living in under-resourced LA communit

I'll Be The One Organization

Engaging, experiential, student-driven educational leadership programs that impa

I'm A Movement Not A Monument

I'm A Movement Not A Monument designs programs and events to foster and engage e

I3 Arts Fest

I3 Arts Fest is a definitive demonstration of how community is built through int

ICAN California Abilities Network

Our mission is to serve people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities


ICON CDC empowers residents and small businesses in the San Fernando Valley thro


IKAR is working to reanimate Jewish life, to reengage text and tradition not onl


We provide guided academic support, facilitate self-empowerment, and fortify sup


ITS-IN-SCOPE works to accurately contextualize our histories, effortlessly imagi

Ignite Teaching

We're technologists and educators passionate about creating better students toda

ImPact Farms, Inc.

While yet to begin operations, we have engaged and raised the passion of many of

Imagination Foundation

Inspired by the short viral film "Caine's Arcade," we foster creativity and entr

Imagination Workshop

We help mental health consumers live fuller lives using the theater arts.

Imagine LA

Imagine LA recruits teams of volunteer mentors who are trained and guided by pro

Immigration Center for Women and Children (ICWC)

ICWC is a non-profit legal organization providing free and affordable immigratio

Impact 6

Our mission is to empower the youth from under-resourced communities through edu

Impact Hub Los Angeles

Impact Hub Los Angeles is a community hub and co-working space for socially cons

In The Flow Wellness - A Safe Place to Breathe

To promote sexual wellness, personal agency, resilience and positive relationshi

In the Making

In the Making is a community resource center located in East Los Angeles collabo

Inclusion Matters By Shane's Inspiration

The mission of Inclusion Matters by Shane’s Inspiration is to create social incl


Making all workplaces, all inclusive, for all employees.

Independent Team of LA Residents

We design community solutions using human-centered design through and A

Indigenous Circle of Wellness So'oh Shinálí Sister Project

Indigenous Circle of Wellness provides mental wellness services grounded in cult

Individual Systems

Achievements in Educational landscape: pragmatic, innovative, collaborative.

Industrial District Green

Well before founding Industrial District Green, Katherine McNenny had begun layi

Infinity Studio 8

Create a platform through collaboration and community, in order to develop a sus

Information and Referral Federation of LA County (DBA 211 LA)

211 LA's mission is to guide people to the vital services that protect, support,

Initiating Change in our Neighborhoods Community Development Corporation

ICON CDC's mission is to empower residents and small businesses in the San Ferna

Inland Valley Hope Partners

Inland Valley Hope Partners brings together faith communities, businesses, indiv

Inner City Law Center

Inner City Law Center’s (ICLC) mission is to ensure decent, safe and fully habit
🎉 2022 Winner

Inner-City Arts

The mission of Inner-City Arts is to engage young people in the creative process

Innovate Public Schools

We are dedicated to building the capacity of parents and families to organize, a

InsideOUT Writers

The mission of InsideOUT Writers is to reduce juvenile recidivism by providing a


InsightLA aims to help people: live mindfully, offering evidence-based teachings

Inspiring Service

We provide innovative solutions for challenging times. The tools we’ve been crea

Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (ICA LA)

ICA LA creates exhibitions, education programs, and community partnerships that

Instituto de Educacion Popular del Sur de California (IDEPSCA)

IDEPSCA organizes and educates low immigrant workers concerned with solving prob

Integrated Recovery Network

Integrated Recovery Network's mission is to provide housing placement, case mana

Interfaith Food Center

We feed the hungry.

International Association for Human Values

Through our educational programs, we foster the daily practice of human values –
🎉 2019 Finalist

International Bird Rescue

Our mission is to inspire people to act toward balance with the natural world by

International Eye LA

International Eye L A transforms communities through arts, culture and humanitie

International Foundation for World Freedom

Our mission is to serve the most vulnerable population of immigrants, refugees,

International Surf Therapy Organization

ISTO is a collective of the world's leading surf therapy practitioners, clinicia

International Trade Education Programs (ITEP)

In partnership with industry, educators, and community organizations, ITEP conne

International Visitors Council of Los Angeles

The International Visitors Council of L.A. designs exchange programs for interna

Interpretive Media Laboratory (IMLab)

We use emerging technologies and advanced research to create new ways for commun

Investing in Place

Our mission is to align policies and public dollars to support transportation in
🎉 2019 Finalist

Investing in Place a Project of Community Partners

We use research, advocacy, and capacity-building to align policies and public do

Invisible People

In 2011 the Canadian Government commissioned Invisible People to travel to 24 ci

Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)

IAVA is the nation’s leading post-9/11 veteran empowerment organization, with mo
🎉 2015 Winner


Inspire & educate girls and women to solve problems in their community using tec

Ironbox Education, Inc.

Ironbox Education helps students build math fluency and confidence by providing


JOY FACTORY is an artist run clubhouse with a season of events. Membership fees

JVS Los Angeles

JVS Los Angeles offers hope and opportunity to our diverse community through job

JYBE, Inc.

JYBE wants to help solve the single-use plastic crisis by empowering and encoura

Jail Guitar Doors

Jail Guitar Doors USA (JGD-USA) seeks a more fair and just America. A nonprofit

Japanese American Cultural & Community Center

The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center (JACCC) weaves Japanese and

Jazz Hands for Autism

Jazz Hands for Autism (JHFA) creates pathways for employment and social inclusio

Jemmott Rollins Group

As a management consulting firm, Jemmott Rollins Group has built a reputation fo

Jenesse Center, Inc.

Jenesse Center’s mission is to restore families impacted by domestic and sexual
🎉 2020 Winner

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles’ (JBBBSLA) mission is to help you


JobCouch is a mobile enhanced platform to match hourly jobseekers with employers

Jobs to Move America

Jobs to Move America (JMA) is a national organization- headquartered in LA-dedic

Journey House

Journey House's mission is to support former foster and probation youth to live

Jovenes, Inc.

Jovenes was founded in 1989, with a mission of empowering homeless and at-risk y

Joyful Heart Foundation

Our mission is to transform society's response to sexual assault, domestic viole

Jr Healers Academy

Our mission is simple, we help under resourced children and their families, gain

Jumpstart For Young Children, Inc.

Jumpstart provides high quality early education programming to preschools in low

Junior Achievement of Southern California

Our mission is to inspire and prepare young people for the global economy. We te

Junior High, Incorporated

Junior High is dedicated to showcasing the artistic pursuits of marginalized voi

Junior Statesmen Foundation; Alliance College-Ready Public Schools

JSA is a civic education organization that uses student-led on-campus activities

Just As You Are Legacy

We provide resources to artists and the community in the areas of professional d

Justice LA | Dignity and Power Now

Justice LA seeks to reclaim, reimagine, and reinvest the $3.5 billion allocated

Justice Lab

Justice Lab is making California's criminal justice system more compassionate, e

Justice for My Sister Collective

The Justice for My Sister Collective is committed to diversifying the film indus
🎉 2019 Finalist


Since 1964, KCET has served Los Angeles and an 11-county region of Southern and


Driven by the spirit of Los Angeles, KCRW creates and curates a unique mix of co

KCRW Foundation, Inc.

KCRW is a multi-platform public radio station based in Southern California. As a

KEEN Los Angeles

KEEN’s mission is to empower youth with disabilities by providing free, non-comp

KIPP LA Schools

If it were a district, KIPP LA would be the highest performing in Los Angeles Co


The mission of KLBRI is to uplift and sustain advocates and leaders through an e


Kaimore is a nonprofit aimed at breaking down barriers to economic mobility. The

Keely Hopkins & Associates

Youth 4C is a new project launched in 2013 by two young Los Angeles entrepreneur

Keith A. Somers International Foundation

To expand the perspective of young people, globally, and equip them with the lif

Kensington Presents

Kensington Presents builds community through free, family-friendly concerts and

Kid City Hope Place

At Kid City our mission is to increase access to opportunities where young peopl

Kids Coalition

Translating "kids first" from a soundbite into a civil right for the children of

Kids In The Spotlight (KITS)

Our mission is to help foster youth confront, address, and overcome rejection an

Kids In The Spotlight, Inc. (KITS)

For 13 years, our mission has been to help foster youth heal and grow from traum

Kids Progress Inc.

KPI received the following grants and has leveraged in-kind funding to offset pr

Kidspace Children's Museum

To nurture the potential of all children through kid-driven activities, inspirin

Kingdom Causes Bellflower

Our mission is to be a catalyst that inspires, connects, and mobilizes people to

Kitchen Table App

Kitchen Table App is a community building platform that brings people together t

Knit Marketing

Knit Marketing creates and curates social media content for businesses looking t


Knucklebones is an athletically inspired wellness company, providing custom prog

Korean American Family Services

KFAM’s mission is to empower underserved Korean American and Asian Pacific Islan

Koreatown Immigrant Worker Alliance

KIWA organizes low-wage immigrant workers, tenants, and their families to promot

Koreatown Youth and Community Center (KYCC)

KYCC serves low-income families in Los Angeles in the areas of education, mental

Kounkuey Design Initiative

KDI is a design + community development nonprofit that partners with residents i
🎉 2018 Finalist

Kreative Images Foundation

The founder of C-360, Sherita J. Herring, and the Kreative Images Foundation (K.

L.A. Bike Trains, Bicycle Culture Institute

The Bicycle Culture Institute is a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to connecting pe

L.A. Compost

LA Compost empowers communities to work together to build compost systems as a c

L.A. Currents

L.A. Currents is a digital news publication about life in Los Angeles. Our aim i

L.A. Freewaves

Freewaves creates public media art events that bring diverse audiences and indep

L.A. Kitchen

L.A. Kitchen works to combat hunger, food waste and recidivism, by reclaiming fo
🎉 2018 Finalist

L.A. Theatre Works

LATW records great performances of important plays, using new technologies to ma

L.A. Works

L.A. Works strives to create a thriving and equitable LA by increasing volunteer

L.O.V.E. Living Our Vision Everyday Foundation

Mission: L.O.V.E. Foundation transforms the lives of homeless and vulnerable you

LA Bioscience Hub

LA Bioscience Hub (LABH) facilitates the creation of a thriving bioscience clust
🎉 2015 Winner


Los Angeles Communities Advocating for Unity, Social Justice, and Action, Inc. (

LA Commons

We engage communities in artistic and cultural expression that tells their uniqu

LA Commons, a project of Community Partners

LA Commons facilitates artistic processes that engage diverse communities in cre

LA Compost

LA Compost restores lost connections to the soil and one another. Cooperatively

LA Conservation Corps

Our mission is to provide at-risk young adults and school-aged youth with opport

LA Derby Dolls

The LA Derby Dolls is a women’s banked track roller derby league and community t

LA Family Housing

LA Family Housing (LAFH) helps people transition out of homelessness and poverty

LA Forward

LA Forward breaks down barriers to civic participation and makes local governmen
🎉 2020 Winner

LA Makerspace

LA Makerspace is a community-based organization whose mission is to foster innov

LA Metro

LA Metro is a multimodal mobility agency that transports 1.4 million passengers

LA Más

LA Más designs and builds initiatives that promote neighborhood resilience and e

LA Plaza De Cultura y Artes

LA Plaza is the hub of Latino culture and the only museum in L.A. dedicated to h
🎉 2019 Winner

LA Podcast Inc.

LA Podcast creates audio content to help promote civic engagement and education

LA Promise Fund

The mission of the LA Promise Fund (LAPF) is to prepare Los Angeles students for

LA Recovery Connect

To cultivate connection, foster education, and support recovery from alcohol & s

LA River Public Art Project (c/o ERW Design)

The LA River Public Art Project advocates for an arts and culture infrastructure

LA Riverside Country Club

The individuals associated with the project have two avenues of connection and w

LA STAGE Alliance

LA STAGE empowers artists and engages audiences by building awareness, appreciat

LA STEM Collective

The mission of the LA STEM Collective is to increase opportunities for the child

LA Sanitation & Environment

LA Sanitation & Environment (LASAN) protects public health and the environment t

LA Sanitation & Environment: Fats, Oil, and Grease (FOG)

As the lead agency for the City’s environmental programs and initiatives, LA San

LA Sanitation and Environment: LA Industry

LA Sanitation and Environment (LASAN) protects public health and the environment
🎉 2020 Winner

LA Voice

LA Voice is a multi-racial, multi-faith organization with a mission to transform


The mission of LA's BEST After School Enrichment Program is to provide a safe an

LA's Promise

Our mission is to graduate every student attending an LA's Promise neighborhood

LA-Más, Inc.

Farm on Wheels is a product of the partnership between LA-Más and Mia Lehrer +

LACE Center

The LACE Center is a community-led organization invested in arts for transformin

LACT - Los Angeles Community Theatre

We build community through theatre.

LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division)

LAND presents museum-quality contemporary art for broad audiences to encounter i

LAPD Southwest Business Booster Association Inc.

The Southwest Area Police Youth Board is comprised of Board-elected community yo

LASA - The Los Angeles Service Academy

LASA equips high school juniors to become problemsolvers and visionaries of both


In alignment with the Mayor's Sustainability pLAn, LASAN launched an initiative

LASTing Impressions Center

To ensure that more people, particularly victims of violence and abuse, can reco


Since its founding in 2005, LAXART has realized over 200 projects with artists s

LIFT - Los Angeles

LIFT-LA's mission is to empower families to break the cycle of poverty. Our holi


Independent City Planners affecting change through innovative, opportunistic, co

LIVE & FAITH Consulting

Empowering Black women through excellence in project management.


LOLA explains local politics and issues for young, busy Los Angelenos.


LOVS mission is to provide a safe, therapeutic and educational space for individ

LTSC Community Development Corporation

For over 30 years LTSC has been serving the Japanese/Japanese American community

La La Land

Serve as an incubator, training and nurturing the ideas of creative young people

La Loma Development Company

Besides our latest project at our center.... La Loma is a critical partner in th

Lab Launch

Lab Launch’s mission is to enable the scientists and entrepreneurs of Los Angele

Lab Launch Institute

The mission of Lab Launch Educational Foundation is to advance STEM education wi

Lambda Theta Nu Sorority, Incorporated

As a non-profit organization we cater to the female youth through our programmin

Lana Inventions, LLC

We hope to empower youth in working towards a more sustainable future by creatin

Landscape Integrity Films and Education (LIFE)

LIFE short films give clear, inspiring information about native plant gardening

Larchmont Charter School

Larchmont Charter School & City Charter Schools provide socio-economically, cult
🎉 2019 Finalist

Las Fotos Project

Las Fotos Project’s mission is to elevate the voices of teenage girls from commu
🎉 2020 Multiyear winner


LaunchCode is a nonprofit opening doors to paid apprenticeships and jobs for asp

Lava Mae

Lava Mae takes mobile hygiene + other critical services to the streets, where pe

Law Soup, Inc.

Law Soup is an online media company that creates and publishes content designed


LawMaker is a free advocacy tool for Americans who don’t have a lobbyist in thei

Leadership through Empowerment, Actin, and Dialogue Inc. (LEAD)

LEAD is a grassroots organization that builds youth leadership, equitable commun

Learn To Be Foundation

20,000 one-on-one tutoring requests and over 11,000 hours of free tutoring

Learning Equipment Supply Service

We collect discarded lab equipment from schools and industrial facilities and re

Learning Rights Law Center

Learning Rights Law Center fights to achieve education equity for underserved fa

Legacy LA Youth Development Corporation

Legacy LA's mission is to make positive interventions in the lives of young peop
🎉 2022 Winner

Levantine Cultural Center

We champion a greater understanding of the Middle East/North Africa by presentin

Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles

Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles makes live music accessible to all, creating stronge

Liberty Hill

Liberty Hill invests in community groups on the frontlines of change with critic

Library Foundation of Los Angeles

The mission of the Library Foundation of Los Angeles is to support the Los Angel

Libros Schmibros

Libros Schmibros is a Boyle Heights-based lending library that puts low-or no-co


Liddo Grannies Touch is a non-profit organization created decades after the due

Life Change Up

This is a Life Skills Training Program teaching the positive effects of walking

Light Bringer Project

Light Bringer Project builds communities through the power of the arts and educa

Light Sprout

Light Sprout’s goal is to challenge rape culture in America through original med

Light and Life Christian Fellowship Community Center

Our focus is to embrace, equip, and empower individuals to make a change in thei

LinDave Institute

Our mission is to provide bi-lingual educational mentoring, parent support group

LiteraTea is a website where individuals can write, share, and discuss stori

Little Kids Rock

Little Kids Rock “transforms lives by restoring, expanding, and innovating music

Little Tokyo Community Council

The LTCC is a coalition of businesses, nonprofits, residents, and others in Litt

Livable Communities Initiative

The mission of the Livable Communities Initiative is to solve our housing crisis

Living Advantage, Inc.

LA, Inc. brings a more innovative approach by utilizing a technological and medi

Living Spring Foundation

Living Spring Foundation promotes health and wellness by bringing hope to the le

Living Through Giving Foundation

#HashtagLunchbag, a program of Living Through Giving Foundation, is a humanity s

Local Roots

Local Roots designs and operates vertical urban farms to further our mission of

Localism Inc.

Localism Inc. fosters independent entrepreneurship to promote a more sustainable

Lola Techsystems, Inc.

Lola Techsystems provides software and professional development for guides to su

Long Beach BLAST

To improve academic and personal success for at-promise youth through collaborat

Long Beach Day Nursery

To provide high quality early care and education to young children of working pa

Long Beach Downtown Development Corporation

Our mission is to cultivate, preserve and promote a healthy, safe and prosperous
🎉 2018 Finalist

Long Beach Immigrant Rights Coalition

LBIRC’s mission is to build and sustain a thriving immigrant-led movement to end
🎉 2022 Runner Up

Long Beach Rescue Mission

Long Beach Rescue Mission is a place of healing and hope serving the greater Lon

Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects

Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects (LOHA) believes that architecture is a social act an

Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy-Fair Workweek

Retail Workers R LA will enable LA’s 150,000 retail workers to connect with each

Los Angeles Audubon Society

Connecting people with nature in the city. The mission of Los Angeles Audubon So
🎉 2019 Multiyear winner

Los Angeles Biohackers, Inc

We plan on expanding both in size and capabilities to serve a larger number of p

Los Angeles Blockchain Lab

A collaboration of academia, government and businesses, our mission is to grow L

Los Angeles Center for Law and Justice

LACLJ secures justice for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and
🎉 2021 Winner

Los Angeles Center of Photography

The Los Angeles Center of Photography (LACP) is a non-profit center dedicated to

Los Angeles Choral Lab (LACL)

The mission of the L.A. Choral Lab is to deliver unique, transformative performa

Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator

LACI incubates early stage cleantech companies and helps bring their products an
🎉 2022 Runner Up

Los Angeles Communities Advocating for Unity, Social Justice and Action, Inc.

LA CAUSA has successfully begun to grow gardens at Humphreys Elementary and East

Los Angeles Community Action Network

The Los Angeles Community Action Network (LA CAN) engages, educates and organize

Los Angeles Community College District

The Mission of the Los Angeles Community College District is to foster student s

Los Angeles Community Garden Council

The Los Angeles Community Garden Council’s mission is to strengthen communities

Los Angeles Community Land Trust Coalition

The El Sereno Community Land Trust is a group of committed residents and stakeho

Los Angeles Conservation Corps

We provide at-risk young adults with opportunities for success through job skill

Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions

LACE both champions and challenges the art of our time by fostering artists who

Los Angeles County Active Transportation Collaborative (Safe Routes to School National Partnership and LACBC)

The LA County Active Transportation Collaborative promotes improved policy and i

Los Angeles County Alliance for Boys and Girls Clubs (LACABGC) and the West San Gabriel Valley Boys and Girls Club

LACABGC is a coalition of 26 Boys and Girls Club organizations in the county, fa

Los Angeles County Community Development Foundation

The CDF ends generational poverty in low-income housing throughout Los Angeles C

Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation

As LA County’s designated economic development leadership organization for over

Los Angeles County Fire Department, Lifeguard Division

The mission of the Los Angeles County Fire Department is to protect lives, the e

Los Angeles County Grand Park Foundation

To enhance the experience of Grand Park ("The Park for Everyone") for the people

Los Angeles County High School for the Arts

LACHSA's mission is to provide and preserve a unique space for diverse, young ar

Los Angeles County Perinatal Mental Health Task Force

The Los Angeles County Perinatal Mental Health Task Force was founded in Februar

Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk

The Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk is responsible for registering voters, maint

Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation

Founded in 1995 as the official charity of the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Los Ange
🎉 2020 Multiyear winner

Los Angeles Downtown Arts District Space (LADADSpace)

LADADSpace supports artists and develops strategies to preserve the Arts Distric

Los Angeles Drama Club

Our Shakespeare programs provide underserved children with the camaraderie of an

Los Angeles Dream Center

The Los Angeles Dream Center mission is to reconnect broken people (economically

Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation

The LAFD Foundation supports the LAFD in protecting life, property, and the envi

Los Angeles Flag

Los Angeles Flag is a non-profit organization dedicated to uniting our city by e

Los Angeles Food Policy Council

The Los Angeles Food Policy Council (LAFPC) works to ensure food is healthy, aff

Los Angeles LGBT Center

The Los Angeles LGBT Center is building a world where LGBT people thrive as heal

Los Angeles LISC

LISC equips struggling communities with the capital, strategy and know-how to be

Los Angeles Magazine

L.A. magazine is the single most powerful media voice in the region, delivering

Los Angeles Makerspace

We are incredibly proud of the achievements our organization has made in the pas

Los Angeles Maritime Institute

The Los Angeles Maritime Institute (LAMI) serves to empower youth to discover th
🎉 2020 Winner

Los Angeles Master Chorale

Los Angeles Master Chorale is an independent and innovative professional vocal e

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Great Streets Initiative

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti created the Great Streets Initiative to harness

Los Angeles Mission

Los Angeles Mission breaks the cycle of homelessness and poverty, by stabilizing

Los Angeles Music and Art School

The Los Angeles Music and Art School's mission is to offer the community of East

Los Angeles Neighborhood Initiative

Los Angeles Neighborhood Initiative (LANI) revitalizes neighborhoods by engaging

Los Angeles Neighborhood Initiative (LANI)

LANI revitalizes neighborhoods by engaging people and building vibrant public sp

Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust

The LANLT was founded in 2002 to address park and health inequities. Our mission

Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust (LANLT), Leadership for Urban Renewal (LURN), TRUST South LA, Konkuey Design Initiative (KDI), Esperanza Community Housing Corporation, Community Health Councils (CHC)

The LA Neighborhood Land Trust partners with LA’s communities of color to develo

Los Angeles Parks Foundation

The mission of the Los Angeles Parks Foundation is to enhance, expand, preserve,

Los Angeles Performance Practice

LAPP is a producing organization and artists’ network dedicated to supporting th

Los Angeles Review of Books

The Los Angeles Review of Books is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoti
🎉 2015 Winner

Los Angeles Room & Board

End student homelessness and promote college completion among community college

Los Angeles Service Academy

How do LA’s youth experience LA and how do they imagine LA’s future? LASA studen

Los Angeles Southwest College Foundation, Innovate Globally and Los Angeles Southwest College Career & Technical Education

LA Southwest College Foundation's mission is to improve community success by sup

Los Angeles Sustainability Collaborative (LASC)

The LA Sustainability Collaborative facilitates student research, informs stakeh

Los Angeles Trade-Technical College

LATTC’s SLATE-Z is a partnership among community organizations, education instit

Los Angeles Underwater Explorers; Ghost Fishing

We are a group of specially trained volunteer scuba divers that are ridding our

Los Angeles Walks

Deborah Murphy, a native Angeleno, founded Los Angeles Walks in 1998 after a key

Los Angeles World Airports

Los Angeles World Airports Internship Program provides students opportunities to

Los Angeles World's Fair, FPC

With a theme of "The Connected City; A World Connected," we are bringing the Wor

Los Angeles Youth Orchestra

Concert at Carnegie Hall: February 2013 Partnership with the Los Angeles Film Fe

Lost Angels Children's Project

Founded in 2014 and incorporated in 2015, Lost Angels Children’s Project (LACP)
🎉 2020 Multiyear winner

Lost Angels Children's Project (LACP)

Lost Angels Children's Project (LACP) is a non-profit organization with the miss

Lucie Foundation

Lucie Foundation's mission is to honor master photographers, discover and cultiv

Lumos Transforms

We develop, implement, and disseminate frameworks and tools that build resilienc


OPENHealth Central is being designed by Lybba, a 501(c)3 nonprofit based in Los

Lynne Cohen Foundation

The Lynne Cohen Foundation supports four Preventive Care Clinics for women at in

Lynsteb Inc

We provide non-emergency medical transportation for disable. We provide the acce

M2M Bell

Our mission is to build a wireless Public Utility that would be paid for by the


MAKE IT IN LA is a community of diverse creators who turn their passions into pr
🎉 2018 Honorable Mention

MAPS 4 College

This organization maps the transitional process of students’ from college to the

METRO Charter Elementary School

The first parent-initiated charter in downtown L.A., METRO meaningfully connects

MLoveizm Inc.

From working, guiding, promoting, encouraging and teaching artists, we have seen


The mission of MOSTe is to mentor and empower girls from underserved areas of Lo


To educate, encourage and empower applicants and employers so that they can prom


The program is fairly new and underfunded. However, all students who have been e

Machine Project

Since 2003, Machine Project has built a national reputation for nurturing innova

Maiden LA

Maiden LA is a decentralized county-wide program that encourages, maps and conne

Make Music Los Angeles

Enriching lives through music,Make Music LA desires to expand the horizons of re

Malibu Foundation

Malibu Foundation is committed to forging long-term resiliency in areas affected


ManifestWorks connects those impacted by foster care, homelessness and incarcera

Mar Vista Family Center

The Mar Vista Family Center provides low-income families with quality early chil

Marine Mammal Care Center

The mission of Marine Mammal Care Center is to inspire ocean conservation throug

MashUp Contemporary Dance Company

MashUp Contemporary Dance Company is dedicated to uplifting female-identifying a


We provide a location-based alerting platform connecting citizens everywhere wit

Materials & Applications

Materials & Applications (M&A), shares and demystifying concepts in art, archite

Maternal Mental Health NOW

We remove the barriers to the identification and treatment of postpartum depress

Maxwell Vehicles LLC

Maxwell Vehicles is working to bring advanced electric vehicle technology to the

Mayor's Fund for Education (Fiscal Sponsor: Community Partners)

The Mayor’s Fund for Education amplifies educational efforts to provide a cradle

Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles

The Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles brings together the best of private, philanthro
🎉 2015 Winner

Meals On Wheels West

Meals on Wheels West provides community based services that nourish and enrich t

Media Done Responsibly

Media Done Responsibly is a media leadership program providing healthy media and

Meet Each Need with Dignity

MEND provides services that meet the basic human needs of poverty-level individu

Melrose Elementary PTO

Through community engagement, volunteer support, and fundraising we create a sup

Melrose World Cinema Centers

Melrose World Cinema Center (MWCC) is a non-profit film studio, the major compon

Mels Love Land

Mels Love Land embodies unconditional love in action to expand critical thinking

Mend Family Acupuncture and Healthcare

Mend bridges the gap between Eastern and Western Medicine for you and your entir

Mental Health Advocacy Services

Mental Health Advocacy Services’ (MHAS) mission is to protect and advance the le


Online mentoring connecting students with mentors who are industry professionals

Mentoring Adolescents for Personal & Professional Success

As part of the HSRA curriculum, MAPPS is personalized human development explorat

Metabolic Studio

The Metabolic Studio transforms nutrients into energy, actions, and objects that

MetroHealth Station - Jefferson Park

MHS looks like a fitness center but is a health & wellness primary care medical,

Mi Terro

Mi Terro creates ocean degradable and home compostable flexible packaging materi


MiOra is a female-founded non-profit with a mission to promote the diversity in

Mia Lehrer + Associates, LA-Mas, Arid Lands Institute

ML+A promotes the practice of designing innovative landscapes while building hea

We help homeless (and extremely low-income) individuals start small businesses.

Mighty Companions

Mighty Companions produces events, projects, and experiences to help shift our w

Milk + Bookies

Milk+Bookies, and our Leaders+Readers program, is about spreading the love of re

Milken Institute

The Milken Institute is a nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank focused on accelerat

Millennial Magazine: Apps4LA

Millennial is a lifestyle and culture magazine profiling those who shape the wor

Million Trees LA, a project of Community Partners

400,000 Trees by July 2013 Million Trees LA’s public-private collaboration has p

Minds on Fire

Minds on Fire is in the start-up phase. However, the organization’s founder crea

Mint inc.

Mint encourages the next generation of leaders, creators, and change-makers of c

Miry's List

Refugees come to the U.S. seeking a safe haven from violence and persecution, le
🎉 2018 Winner

Mission Asset Fund

MAF’s Lending Circles program has received widespread national attention for its
🎉 2013 Winner

Mobile Film Classroom

Mobile Film Classroom equips the next generation of creative leaders with digita

MoceanLab, Inc.

MoceanLab serves as the model for engaging in empathetic and open collaboration

Mockingbird Incubator

Mockingbird Incubator is a nonprofit organization based in Los Angeles that supp

Mother Jones

Mother Jones’ mission is to deliver hard-hitting reporting that inspires change