Grantees & Partners


Writers in Residence & Summer Creative Writing Academy

The Lifetime Learning Masters in Learning Series

Pasadena Public Library’s One City, One Story Program

Emerging Voices Fellowship Stipend

High School Student Writing Seminars


The Light Bringer Project is a nonprofit, Pasadena-based arts organization that provides arts and educational programs to underserved youth in the greater Pasadena and Los Angeles area.

LitFest Pasadena brings acclaimed authors and new voices together to engage in a variety of powerful and inspiring literary and social conversations.

Locavore Lit LA is an online literary journal, curriculum resource and classroom presenter designed to spark a love of reading and writing among underserved public school students of Los Angeles.

The mission of Red Hen Press is to publish works of literary excellence, to foster diversity, and to promote literacy in our local schools.


Pasadena Village is a community of older adults from the greater Pasadena area who have joined together to help each other as we navigate the challenges and opportunities of aging.