LGBT Community

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Fund for Los Angeles

Refining society through arts, culture and civic life.

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Gun Violence Prevention

Enhancing society through the reduction of gun violence.

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Animal Language

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Is This L.A.’s $600 Million Man?

January 18, 2017

Michael Govan, the director of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, has a provocative vision for his museum and his adopted city.

A Civics Lesson on L.A., From the Inside

January 9, 2017

Three UCLA Luskin School students gain real-world experience working as David Bohnett Fellows at City Hall in Mayor Eric Garcetti’s office while pursuing their graduate degrees

Brain Power: A Foundation’s Fellowship Program Puts Policy Grad Students in City Halls

December 14, 2016

Each year, the David Bohnett Foundation pays for graduate students to work directly with city staff on substantive projects: research, policy implementation and the like. In a sense, these are internships, but they’re also a lot more than that.