Our Commitment

The Los Angeles Times Family Fund, a fund of the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, is committed to improving the community by funding nonprofit organizations in Southern California that help underserved children, youth, adults and families learn, thrive and succeed.

Grants are provided through Family Fund to qualified agencies with programs focused on:


For additional information on Summer Camp guidelines and Holiday Campaign, application procedures and additional information for the Los Angeles Times Family Fund are available online.

The Letter of Inquiry (LOI) process is currently closed for the Child and Youth Education 2015 Summer Camp grants. 

The Letter of Inquiry (LOI) process is currently closed for the Literacy grants. 



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Molly Baltman

2014 Holiday Giving in the News

12.21.14 LACER After School Programs Give Students a Reason to go to Class >>

12.14.14 Long Beach Public Library's Literacy Program Helps Students and Families >>

12.7.14 After-School Literacy Tutoring Program is a Big Assist to Youngsters >>

11.30.14 Language in Action Program Helps English Learners Move Forward >>

2012 Holiday Giving in the News

12.30.12 Reading center changed girl's attitude toward books >>

12.25.12 Center brightens the life of disabled boy >>

12.23.12 Program helps parents read to their young children >>

12.16.12 Libraries' literacy program helps meet families' needs >>

12.10.12 Symbolia invents new visual language for comics journalism >>

Center teaches young children skills they'll need in school >>

12.2.12 Getting a head start on learning >>

11.25.12 Long Beach group helps disadvantaged teens aim for college >>

11.18.12 Literacy program among beneficiaries of Times Family Fund >>

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McCormick Foundation
205 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 4300
Chicago, IL 60601

Phone: 312 445 5000
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Email: info@mccormickfoundation.org