Frequently Asked Questions

Frequent Questions

Have a question about The Riordan Foundation or our policies? If so, you’ve come to the right place. This section is a compilation of answers to the questions most commonly asked by our constituents. Just start by following one of the links below.

If you can’t find the question you wanted to ask, don’t hesitate to contact us.

  1. When does The Riordan Foundation accept grant proposals?
  2. Does The Riordan Foundation fund outside Los Angeles County?
  3. How much is a typical grant awarded by The Riordan Foundation?
  4. How do we find out more about The Riordan Foundation?
  1. When does The Riordan Foundation accept grant proposals?

    We review grant proposals year-round, though different grant programs have different application periods. We are currently undergoing an administrative transition and will not be accepting new grant requests until February 15th, 2018. Please visit our site for updated guidelines and procedures at that time.

  2. Does The Riordan Foundation fund outside Los Angeles County?

    No. Our current emphasis is on education initiatives within Los Angeles County.

  3. How much is a typical grant awarded by The Riordan Foundation?

    Our school grant initiatives range from $10,000-$100,000. Typical agency grants range from $5,000-$10,000, though some organizations have received up to $50,000.

  4. How do we find out more about The Riordan Foundation?

    All important information can be found on our website. If you have further inquiries please email us or call our office (626) 441-3672