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Pfaffinger Foundation

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Last Updated: 2016-02-08

At A Glance

Pfaffinger Foundation

316 W. 2nd St., Ste. PH-C

Los Angeles, CA United States 90012-3504

Telephone: (213) 680-7465

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $83,949,824

Total giving: $3,837,219

EIN

951661675

BRIDGE Number

0563891054

Additional Contact Information

E-mail for Sally Melvin-Pick: smelvinpick@pfoundation.org

Background

Incorporated in 1936 in CA - Funds granted in cases of extreme financial hardship to assist former employees and retirees of the former Times Mirror Co. and also employees and retirees of the Los Angeles Times. Additional assistance to working poor families in downtown Los Angeles when recommended by one of several local social service agencies partnering with the foundation

Purpose and Activities

Giving to assist former employees and retirees of the former Times Mirror Co.; employees and retirees of the Los Angeles Times; and working poor families in downtown Los Angeles, CA on the recommendation of partner agencies. Limited assistance to social service agencies in Los Angeles and Orange counties in some years.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Emergency assistance to employees and retirees of the former Times Mirror Co., and employees and retirees of the Los Angeles Times.

Working Poor Program

The purpose of the program is to improve the quality of life for the working poor of downtown Los Angeles.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Working poor

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $83,949,824 (market value)

Expenditures: $5,322,926

Total giving: $3,837,219

Qualifying distributions: $4,152,357

Giving activities include:

$3,837,219 for grants