At each restaurant, 250 diners received a nutritious and nourishing meal, strengthening them both physically and mentally. The efforts of the Foundation have helped to alleviate food insecurity among needy families and the elderly and provide relief for Israel’s impoverished population.
About The Foundation: Established in 1954, the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles is the largest manager of charitable assets and the leader in planned giving solutions for Greater Los Angeles Jewish philanthropists. The Foundation currently manages assets of $690 million (as of 12/31/08) and ranks among the ten largest Los Angeles foundations. In 2008, The Foundation and its nearly 1,200 donors distributed $65-plus million in grants to hundreds of organizations with programs that span the range of philanthropic giving. For more information, please visit www.jewishfoundationla.org.