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Bohnett Fellows Make a Difference in L.A. Mayor’s Office

From L.A. to D.C., students in the David Bohnett Fellowship program are making an impact wherever they go. This fellowship program, sponsored by the David Bohnett Foundation, gives UCLA Luskin students the unique opportunity to work in the L.A. Mayor’s office.

Geocities Founder David Bohnett Paves Path for LGBT

Twitter. Facebook. Tumblr. These social media giants have become integral parts in contributing to our daily lives. But how often do we stop and reflect on the history of our digital habits?

Big-City Mayors Tap Grad Students for Their Teams

New mayoral fellowships give graduate students city governance experience and mayors much-needed extra help.

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.