January 25, 2015 — David Bohnett demonstrates his working Enigma machine for an LA Times reporter. The recent film, The Imitation Game, has brought renewed interest in these relics of WWII.
January 22, 2015 — New mayoral fellowships give graduate students city governance experience and mayors much-needed extra help.
December 11, 2014 — The evolution of donor David Bohnett from an early cautious arts funder to a full-blown, big money LA philanthropist is now complete.
November 14, 2014 — The Los Angeles LGBT Center celebrated the reopening of its CyberCenter today, made possible by a $24,000 David Bohnett Foundation grant.
October 22, 2014 — Fusion.net video profiles Ben Panico and his experience as an openly transgender Capitol Hill staffer.
October 14, 2014 — David Bohnett's writes about the issue of gun related deaths in his piece for the Huffington Post.
August 15, 2014 — Ben Panico is spending a year as a staffer in the US House of Representatives as part of his David Bohnett Foundation fellowship.
David Bohnett Foundation Awards 'Refresh' Grants Totaling $500,000 to David Bohnett CyberCenters Nationwide
July 11, 2014 — Equipment upgrades include up to fifteen state-of-the-art, all-in-one PC or MAC workstations as well as high profile printers and scanners for each CyberCenter.
July 3, 2014 — "I feel a tremendous sense of pride and accomplishment," Bohnett said in a recent interview, about the impact of his LGBT giving, which has totaled $17 million since 1999.
June 25, 2014 — With the Bohnett Foundation’s support, Lambda Literary will move forward with plans to upgrade our popular website this year.
Three openly LGBT elected officials join distinguished list of government leaders as graduates of Harvard Kennedy School
June 23, 2014 — The three join a cohort of over 100 elite David Bohnett Foundation LGBT Leadership Fellows since 2002
June 23, 2014 — City Councilmember LaWana Mayfield joins a long list of government leaders who have participated in the intense state and local government program.
May 31, 2014 — Graduates of this program include some of the country’s most visible and successful openly LGBT public leaders.
May 13, 2014 — An unlikely duo of Democratic Assembly members will unveil a proposal Tuesday to close one of most notorious, and legal, tax loopholes associated with Proposition 13.
May 2, 2014 — The Beverly Hills Courier publishes a letter from David Bohnett in which he argues for the local "Purple" line.
April 29, 2014 — Former Bohnett Fellow Sharon Carney transitioned from student at NYU to working with DC based Urban Institute.
April 15, 2014 — Former David Bohnett Fellow, Sam Filler, plays an important role in his leadership position at Governor Cuomo's Craft Beverage Initiative at Empire State Development.
April 10, 2014 — CyberCenter provides LGBT students a safe, nonjudgmental space
March 22, 2014 — Modern day philanthropists are now able to have more control over the foundations they create than the major philanthropists of the past.
March 19, 2014 — Inside Philanthropy has analyzed the giving patterns of tech leaders to determine those who have given away the largest percentage of their net worth.