2016 Leadership Giving

Special thanks to those who have made significant contributions towards helping the youth that LAYN serves.  Your generosity has made a difference that will last a life time.

Visionaries - $100,000+

The Ahmanson Foundation John Gogian Family Foundation
Carl & Roberta Deutsch Foundation  Weingart Foundation
The Rose Hills Foundation

Innovators - $50,000+

The Annenberg Foundation Karisma Foundation
Vladimir & Araxia Buckhantz Foundation QueensCare


Champions - $25,000+

Stanley and Joyce Black Family Foundation Costco Wholesale
Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles Joseph Drown Foundation
Green Foundation Hermann Foundation
Sheila Kuehl Dwight Stuart Youth Fund
Thomas Swan, III










Benefactors - $10,000+

Banc of California Kathryne Beynon Foundation
Carol and James Collins Foundation Josh Greer
George Hoag Family Foundation Jeffrey Horton-Thomas
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals


 Advocates - $5,000+

Aron and Joan Abecassis Leslie Kaplan
Adams Fund Scott Kay
Anonymous Teo Martinez
Alfred D. Banks Memorial Food for
Hungry Foundation
Media Arts Lab
Stuart and Allen Bell Don Moore
Hope Biller David Phoenix
John W. Carson Foundation Ellen Picataggio
Engineers & Architects Association Reynolds Family Foundation 
Ernest Packaging Solutions John Ryan
Miguel Figueroa Samantha and Eric Sackler
Heffernan Insurance Brokers Soto & Sanchez
In-N-Out Burger Foundation Union Bank Foundation 



Guarantors - $2,500+ 

Howard Abramson and Anne Marie Spinelli Will Halm
Russell Allyn Lucienne Hoffman
Auer Family Foundation  Carter & Jeffrey Horton Thomas
Nancy E. Barton Foundation Donald Polite
Ram Cogan Smile for Life Foundation
Beverly Hills Rotary Community Foundation Staples Foundation for Learning
Howard Daniels and Sandra Salinas Sidney Stern Memorial Trust 
Shelley DePalma Jeff Valenson
Brian and Kate Folb Veritas Trust



Patrons - $1,000+

Frank Barbano James Holloway
Miles Benickes Ben Reznik and Janice Kamenir-Reznik
Cheer LA Margaret Karren
Scott Chernoff Robert Kopple
The Kleiner Cohen Foundation Doug and Kathleen LaGambina
David  Cottrell Richard Levin
Sofia Draco John McCrite
Environmental Design Studio Brett Mumford
John Gile Occidental Entertainment
Gregrey Gordon Robert Olsen and Gilber Merlas-fuertes 
Jonathan Groff Edward Rada
Mark and Emily Habibi Elliot Sernel
David Hanych Mark Supper
Philippe Hartl Michael Tome
Delphine Hirsch Eric McGary and Glenn Wagner


 Friends - $500+

Ursa Technologies, Inc. Brooke Kaufman Halsband
Kim and Matt Bedrosian Diann Kim
Poch Blanco Marc Kordelos
Erica Bowers Angela Leonard
Jeffrey Bronchick N. K. McInnis Jr.
Eric Bunton and Gregory Gordon National Safe Place, Inc.
CA Technologies EE Business Solutions & Insurance Services, LLC
Steve Ceplenski and Gary Steinberg Tim Robinson
Mary and Greg Crandall Nancy Solomon
David Gajda Gary Steinberg
Philip Gomez Michelle Stevenson
Ann Hardin Maurice Taylor Insurance Brokers, Inc.
Pete Jacobson John Wolf
Wanda Jew Yes Yes Books
Llewyn Jobe Dominic Zamprogna
Kathy Katz  


For details on other ways to give call:  (323) 467-8466 

Interim Director of Development and Communications, Kriss Goss-Marr at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   x. 226.