03/13/2018 - Compton grantee, National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health , staff are target of ICE detention Grantee News From National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health: Why is this important? Alejandra Pablos, a reproductive rights and immigrant rights organizer, wast taken into custody by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on March 7th, 2018 and is being held … Continue reading

03/09/2018 - Ms. Must-Reads for International Women’s Day Grantee News From Ms. Magazine: If You Want Peace Done Right, Ask a Woman When wars explode, communities caught in the crosshairs pay the price. And women, often responsible for caring for the family, become the first line of defense. … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: Why We’re Closing our Public Inquiry Process At the Compton Foundation, we believe that philanthropy is at its best when it is open and transparent, and we strive to make our grantmaking process respectful of those who are fundraising. It is in that spirit that we share … Continue reading

Topic: Staff Change It is often said that the only thing we can count on is change. Over the course of the 60-plus years of the life of the Compton Foundation, that has been very true. This Foundation has grown and evolved, moved … Continue reading