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The SAM Initiative

The SAM Initiative

Los Angeles, CA

About Us

The SAM Initiative serves as a catalyst to improve the lives of women, children and families through engaged philanthropy. SAM is committed to making a difference through collaborative giving. Our members pool their financial and intellectual resources to award high-impact grants. Our fundamental belief is that we can do far more together than we can alone.

Our Focuses

  • Education, Outreach & Community Building
  • Economic Development, Empowerment & Security
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Advocacy, Politics & Social Justice
  • Changes Annually

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