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Foundation Office Closure for the Holidays

Season’s Greetings! The Parsons Foundation will be closed for the holidays beginning at 12:00 p.m. on December 22, 2017, and will re-open on January 2, 2018. We wish you a safe and happy holiday season and look forward to working with you in the New Year.

Temporary Street Closures Around Our Offices

Please be advised that there will be street closures in the Downtown area beginning June 3, 2017 that may affect those visiting the Foundation. A full closure of 6th Street, between Flower Street and Hope Street, as well as the southbound I-110 Freeway 6th Street off-ramp, will be in effect starting June 3, 2017. This closure will be in place for five months. Please refer to Metro’s detour map and local access map for closures and alternative routes. For additional information, please visit

2015 Grantee Perception Report

In early 2015, the Foundation worked with the Center for Effective Philanthropy to gather feedback from recent grantees in an effort to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of our grantmaking program. More than 300 current and former grantees representing all four of the Foundation’s program areas were invited to participate in the survey, …