• As a foundation with few staff, the deep expertise of the Partnership staff allows us to identify opportunities we would be unlikely to uncover on our own. — Lauren Johnson, Program Director, The Louis L. Borick Foundation

Stories of Impact


    A New Funding Stream for LA County’s Youngest Learners

    $100,000 grants aimed at expanding early learning in LA’s largest district


    An estimated 2,000 – 4,000 of the District’s youngest learners benefiting from the $34 million investment

  • KPCC early childhood reporter, Deepa Fernandes, interviews Arne Duncan, Former United States Secretary of Education.

    Early Childhood Hits the Airwaves

    Over the last several years, we have helped create and support KPCC’s Early Childhood Education and Development beat with a seven-year, $401,250 grant.


    Because of our support award winning journalists have spent hours in homes, classrooms, and nonprofit organizations to gain a better understanding of how our early childcare system is preparing children to succeed and thrive.

  • Help for New Parents and Their Babies

    LA Partnership funds the LA County Perinatal and Early Childhood Home Visitation Consortium to expand and improve home visiting programs to support more families.


    Over the past five years, the Consortium has helped improve the county’s data and referral systems, identified workforce needs and enhanced cooperation among home visiting programs. As the county begins a collaborative effort to strengthen home visiting programs – work aimed at reducing health disparities – the Consortium continues to play a central role in planning for this systems-level change.