At its Winter 2023 meeting, the Foundation’s Board of Trustees awarded fellowships of $16,000 each for the following faculty projects:

“Can Social Service Workers Increase Financial Capability and Asset Building in East LA Communities?,” Joanna Doran, California State University, Los Angeles

“When and How Much Do SoCal Firms Pass On Costs To Consumers: Learning From Local Minimum Wage Increases,” Emiliano Huet-Vaughn, Pomona College

“Education Equity: Understanding Hispanic Children’s Attention to Support Learning,” Megumi Kuwabara, California State University, Dominguez Hills

“Entrepreneurship and the Reinvention of the Los Angeles Economy,” Fernando Lozano, Pomona College