Press Room

Press Room

Media Contact

publicationsIf you are a journalist seeking information for a story, or would like to schedule an interview with a subject matter expert, please contact:

Linda Gamberg
Director of Marketing and Communications
Direct: (310) 773-9436
Main: (310) 204-3300
Fax: (310) 845-8001
Email: LGamberg@ECF.net

Press Kit

Our press kit contains an overview of ECF and our programs. Click here for one PDF of all four items, or you may click each item below for a separate PDF.

1. Fact Sheet – ECF Overview
2. Fact Sheet – ECF Programs by Location
3. Lifespan of Services Map
4. Map of All Site Locations

Visit our Publications page for recent and past newsletters and annual reports.

Press Releases

2017

June 29, 2017
Nonprofit Launches E-Commerce Social Enterprise; Customers Save Money and Do Good

June 23, 2017
ECF Opens New Site in City of Inglewood

June 15, 2017
Over 100 Businesses Recognized for Supporting Inclusive Local Workforce

 2016

September 13, 2016
Long Playing: Art on the Record South LA Art Center Artists Exhibit Paintings on Vintage Vinyl at Amoeba Records

August 18, 2016
ECF Board of Directors Secures Three-Year Contract Extension for Scott Bowling as President and CEO

June 23, 2016
ECF Thanks Over 70 Business Partners That Include Developmentally Disabled in Their Bottom Line

April 26, 2016
ECF 70th Anniversary Gala Honors Ric & Suzanne Kayne; Nearky $1.9M Raised for Developmentally Disabled in LA.

2015

September 8, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from the Norris Foundation

August 3, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from the Alcoa Foundation

August 3, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from QueensCare

August 3, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from the Rotary Club of Beverly Hills

July 23, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from the Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation

May 1, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from the Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation

April 30, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Recognized As 2015 Top-Rated Nonprofit

April 27, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Hosts Letter-Writing Campaign to Fund System in Crisis

March 9, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from The Siragusa Foundation

March 2, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from Disability Communications Fund

February 13, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from Variety The Childrens Charity of Southern California

February 12, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from Bank of America Charitable Foundation

February 11, 2015
A Disability Art Exhibit and Roundtable Discussion

February 9, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from The Murad Family Foundation

January 8, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from The Fred and June MacMurray Foundation

January 6, 2015
Exceptional Childrens Foundation Receives Grant from The Weingart Foundation

Archives of Media Coverage

Los Angeles Business Journal LA Business SEEN Photo from ECF Business Partner Recognition Luncheon June 2015

Culver City News Coverage of ECF Business Partner Recognition Luncheon May 28, 2015

Culver City Observer Coverage of ECF Business Partner Recognition Luncheon May 28, 2015

Community Awards Honor Mark Benjamin April 2015 Santa Monica Daily Press

Studio Art Alumnus Leads Program for Intellectually Disabled January 2012 Dateline Dominguez

ECFs Gala June 2011 LA Magazine

Supported Employment  Program June 2011 Whittier Daily News

Art Centers Program February 2009 LA Weekly

Interview of Scott Bowling December 2008 Smart Business Los Angeles

Nonprofit Mergers November 2007 The New York Times