The Tournament of Roses Foundation has awarded grants totaling $200,000 to 45 civic, educational and cultural organizations in the San Gabriel Valley. Thirteen of the 45 organizations funded are first-time grant recipients. The Tournament of Roses Foundation has awarded grants totaling $200,000 to 45 civic, educational and cultural organizations in the San Gabriel Valley. Thirteen of the 45 organizations funded are first-time grant recipients. Since its inception in 1983, the Tournament of Roses Foundation has funded more than $3 million in charitable contributions on behalf of the Tournament of Roses Association. The Foundation assists charities in the Greater Pasadena area by funding sports and recreation, visual and performing arts, and volunteer motivation and leadership development. These grants will help support new and ongoing programs benefiting children, teens, adults and seniors.
The 2017 Tournament of Roses Foundation grant recipients are:•
About Productions of Marshall Fundamental High School• Alhambra High School Mighty Moors Boosters • Altadena Library Foundation • American Composers Forum of Los Angeles • Blair High School PTA • Boys & Girls Club of the Foothills • Caltech Y • Day One Monthly Youth Network • Flintridge Center — The Youth of Promise program • Foothill Creative Arts Group • Friends In Deed • Friends of the Levitt Pavilion Pasadena • Friends of the Temple City Library • Girls on the Run of Los Angeles County • Harambee Ministries • Ideal Youth Incorporated • Jackson PTA • Life Skills FORE Pasadena Youth, Inc. dba the First Tee of Pasadena • Light Bringer Project at PUSD • Los Angeles Children’s Chorus Vital • Mark Keppel High School Drama Boosters • Marshall Music Boosters Inc. • Mothers’ Club Family Learning Center • Muse/ique — Kids/ique music immersion program• Neighborhood Urban Family Center • Oakwood Brass — Outreach Project • OBA, Inc. Diverse Outdoor Leadership Institute • Pasadena Arts Council • Pasadena Community Gardens Conservancy • Pasadena Educational Foundation • Pasadena Heritage • Pasadena High School Alumni Association • Pasadena Museum of History • Pasadena Panthers Inc. • Pasadena Senior Center • Pasadena Summer Youth Chamber Orchestra • Pittance Chamber Music Inc. • Rose Bowl Riders Charitable Organization • San Gabriel Valley Music Theatre • Sierra Madre Playhouse • South Pasadena Educational Foundation • The John Muir High School Alumni Association • Theatre Americana • YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley — Six-week Girls Empowerment Summer Camp