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Enigma machine from World War II finds unlikely home in Beverly Hills

In the Oscar-nominated movie “The Imitation Game,” a group of young British mathematicians is tasked with cracking the German Engima machine, the cipher device that the Nazis used to encrypt and decrypt war communications.

What’s Behind This New, Massive Give to the LA Philharmonic?

Bohnett realized he could help the LA Philharmonic “reach underserved communities… to help broaden the access, broaden the programming, broaden the awareness, broaden the diversity.”

LA LGBT Center Reopens Its ‘CyberCenter’ with Bohnett Foundation Grant

The Los Angeles LGBT Center celebrated the reopening of its CyberCenter today, made possible by a $24,000 David Bohnett Foundation grant.

Only Transgender Capitol Hill Staffer Pushes For LGBT Rights [video] video profiles Ben Panico and his experience as an openly transgender Capitol Hill staffer.

Meet the only openly trans U.S. House staffer

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 CyberCenters Awarded ‘Refresh’ Grants Totaling $500,000

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.

What Does It Feel Like To Win? A Top LGBT Funder Tells Us

“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.

The David Bohnett Foundation Awards Lambda Literary $10,000 Grant

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

The three join a cohort of over 100 elite David Bohnett Foundation LGBT Leadership Fellows since 2002

Mayfield completes Harvard government training

City Councilmember LaWana Mayfield joins a long list of government leaders who have participated in the intense state and local government program.