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The Josephine S. Gumbiner Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-27

At A Glance

The Josephine S. Gumbiner Foundation

333 W. Broadway, Ste. 312

Long Beach, CA United States 90802-4438

Telephone: (562) 437-2882


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $14,371,297

Total giving: $655,929






Established in 1989 in CA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation is dedicated to supporting programs that enrich the women and children in the Long Beach area of southern California. It includes programs focusing on day care, job training, housing, after school tutoring, and health care, with a special emphasis on intervention, prevention, and direct service. Previously funded projects by the foundation range from prenatal care to women's shelters to programs for at-risk youth, and participatory cultural programs for children and teens. The foundation's goal is to fund projects that protect and enrich the lives of women and children in Long Beach, California.

Fields of Interest

  • Child abuse
  • Child welfare
  • Domestic violence
  • Family services
  • Human services
  • Reproductive rights
  • Women's services
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • American Indians
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Female adults
  • Female children and youth
  • Female infants and toddlers
  • Female young adults
  • Females
  • Homeless people
  • Infants and toddlers
  • LGBTQ people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Male children and youth
  • Male infants and toddlers
  • Male young adults
  • People of African descent
  • People of Latin American descent
  • People with disabilities
  • People with hearing impairments
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities
  • Seniors
  • Single parents
  • Substance abusers
  • Victims of crime and abuse
  • Young adults

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $14,371,297 (market value)

Expenditures: $886,543

Total giving: $655,929

Qualifying distributions: $804,242