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Communities That Read Together, Grow Together

Initiatives

We are committed to supporting educational initiatives that empower children and adults.

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Interacting with our local communities leads to lasting results. Stay tuned for events.

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We’re committed to understanding the positive effects of community-based literacy programs.

About Us

Our Mission

We strive to support educational programs and opportunities to help people enhance the quality of their lives

At Gordon Philanthropies, Inc. we believe that access to quality education is an essential human right which should be available to all. Whether the focus is on improving access to higher education, supporting teachers and professional educators, creating educational opportunities for members of underserved communities or advocating for improvements to our educational system

What we do

A message from our Founder

In creating Gordon Philanthropies, Inc. (GP), I was guided by a sense of gratitude. Gratitude for the opportunities I have enjoyed in my life, gratitude for the gifts that I have been given and for the rewards that I have earned. It is not possible, though, to be grateful without recognizing those who have not shared the same access to opportunities that I have enjoyed. I believe strongly in the need to provide that equal access to opportunities, but not necessarily equal outcomes. Motivated, determined

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Daniel Gordon(Founder and Principal)

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Committed to every stage of the academic journey

Gordon Philanthropies, Inc. was established by Daniel Gordon with the mission to support educational programs aimed at improving the lives of people living in under-served and underprivileged communities. GPI advances this mission through a combination of financial support to organizations and through initiatives we have developed in furtherance of our mission.

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Today, our society faces startling disparities in terms of access to quality education. It is incumbent on all of us who have benefited from a quality education to ensure that it is a universal right and not a selective privilege. To this end, GPI promotes educational and learning initiatives for under-served and under-privileged communities. This does not mean lowering educational standards or otherwise compromising on key components of learning. Instead, it means lifting people up and helping to level the playing field so that all who desire a quality education have access to one.




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    Learning does not end at high school graduation. Instead, it is a life-long commitment. As such, GPI is committed to supporting educational initiatives that support children and adults. It is never to late for people to realize their full potential and maximize the contribution that they can make to society. We should never give up on people who wish to improve their lives and the lives of their

    Recent Press

    Check out the latest news and highlights from our mission

    The Student’s New Library at Homeboy Industries Youth Re-Entry Center Celebrate

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    St. Aloysius School Featured on Spectrum News’ Inside the Issues

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    Empathy Through Literature – Arizona State University

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    The Los Angeles Boys & Girls Club: The Day the Crayons Quit

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    Music & Reading, in harmony at the Judith and Thomas L. Beckmen YOLA Center

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    Proud Partners with College Bridge Academy

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    picture of book on table at homeboy way book launch

    Gordon Philanthropies Celebrates the Launch of the Homeboy Way.

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    Celebrating the Power & Beauty of Black History Month with Friends

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    The Superheros of the Boys & Girls Club of Mar Vista Gardens

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    Strengthen Our Families and Celebrating Christmas in partnership with SHIELDS.

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