As we reach toward our 30th anniversary in 2020, we thank all the Golden Hearts listed below for their faith in our kids and efforts with them.

Whatever investment you make in our kids and Strive, please consider designating it an annual commitment.   The consistency of this “human endowment” gives us a hedge against the vagaries of stock market jitters and other financial uncertainties that can hinder our progress. This core group of donors are the backbone of our efforts and sustain our ongoing operations and program needs.

Strive accepts donations of securities, stocks and mutual funds through our account with E* Trade. We can also accept Vanguard-specific mutual fund shares via our Vanguard account.
 Please email for account information.

Donors with a have made multiple, annual or otherwise substantial gift commitments to Strive.


The Ahmanson Foundation
Gary Wilson and his Wilson-Thornhill Foundation
The Windsong Trust


John Harrison, CEO of the Willamette Valley Company
David Rips, CEO of Younger Optics


Pacific Western Bank


Sharon D. Lund Foundation
The Rose Hills Foundation


Adele & Gordon Binder and the Binder Foundation
The Annenberg Foundation
The Caruso Family Foundation
The Green Foundation
The Audrey Irmas Foundation for Social Justice
LAPD Officer John Coughlin & Operation Progress
The Sacchi Foundation
The Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation
Alfred E. Mann Family Foundation & Michael Dreyer
Stand Together
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation


Carol & James Collins Foundation
Dwight Stuart Youth Foundation
J. B. and Emily Van Nuys Charities
Bruce & Martha Karsh


Carrie Estelle Doheny Foundation
Comerica Bank
Crail-Johnson Foundation
John Gogian Family Foundation
The Leonetti/O’Connell Family Foundation
Paul & Erika White
Ray & Sandra Wirta


Donald Anderson, Sr.
Ambassador & Mrs. Frank E. Baxter
Albert & Elaine Borchard Foundation
The Barnes Family Foundation
The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation - a corporate matching gift for Paul White
Fusion PMC Management, LLC
Sidney Stern Memorial Trust
Lon V. Smith Foundation


20/20 Creative, Inc.
Kleiner Cohen Foundation
Hanmi Bank
Joel & Judith Morse
Jana Nunn
Rick Roesch
Bob & Geri Witt
Ruth/Allen Ziegler Foundation


Carl B. Anderson - In memory of Don E. Anderson
Gerald Breslauer, and Breslauer & Rutman & Anderson
The Eubanks Family & Lesley Eubanks
Alex Kurian
Lindsey & Carl Stammerjohn
Frederic R. Weisman Philanthropic Foundation
Dr. Ralph Watchi and Pediatric Research of Los Angeles
George Winston &


Craig Filson
Esenia Fombona
Ronald Merical

Up to $250

Marjorie Aljian - In memory of Don E. Anderson
Linda Ayles-Johnson - In memory of Don E. Anderson
Renee D. Anderson Sears - In memory of Don E. Anderson
Joy Childs - In memory of Don E. Anderson
Austin Dragon
Karen M. Fuchs
Norm & Josie Greenidge - In memory of Don E. Anderson
Donna Goldberg - In memory of Don E. Anderson
Evan S. & Karenn L. Halpern - In memory of Don E. Anderson
Jane Johnston - In memory of Don E. Anderson
Janet Long - In memory of Don E. Anderson
John H. Nunn
Sandy & Laura Owen
Mark Sonnenklar
Ali Sadaghiani