Guiding Principles

The Wasserman Foundation is a family foundation driven by the interests and passions of the Wasserman Family.

  • We believe that education plays a pivotal role in improving a child’s future and the community in which they live. We work to improve the conditions under which students learn by partnering with organizations that are transforming Los Angeles public schools.
  • We are committed to partnering with organizations that provide high quality health care.
  • We foster art & cultural institutions.
  • We support service leaders including military, police, and fire.
  • We partner with organizations that help meet global challenges.

The Wasserman Foundation is a private family foundation that does not accept unsolicited requests for funding.

Education

We believe that education plays a pivotal role in improving a child’s future and the community in which they live. We work to improve the conditions under which students learn by partnering with organizations that are transforming Los Angeles public schools.

The Wasserman Family has endowed scholarships at six universities over the past several decades including Brandeis University, CalArts, Caltech, Georgetown University, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, and UCLA.

Health

We are committed to partnering with organizations that provide high quality health care.

Arts & Culture

We foster art & cultural institutions.

Service

We support service leaders including military, police, and fire.

Global Initiatives

We partner with organizations that help meet global challenges.