We are dedicated to our community & effecting positive change for Long Beach.

Why work with LBCF?

The Long Beach Community Foundation makes it easy to give back to the community in the simplest, most effective and tax-advantaged ways possible. As the only philanthropic service organization focused on the community of Long Beach, we are dedicated to our mission to initiate positive change for Long Beach through charitable giving, stewardship and strategic grant-making.

Our mission

The Long Beach Community Foundation initiates positive change for Long Beach through charitable giving, stewardship and strategic grant-making.

Our vision

We strive to be the preeminent steward of endowments serving the needs of Long Beach in perpetuity.

Our focus

  • Encourage charitable giving
  • Help individuals and families manage their philanthropic giving
  • Establish endowment funds to benefit local nonprofits
  • Make strategic grants to Long Beach nonprofits