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The Los Angeles
Conservancy, the largest membership-based local historic preservation organization
in the country, is dedicated to the recognition, preservation, and revitalization
of the architectural and cultural heritage of greater Los Angeles.
Claremont Community Foundation
Community Foundation represents the important values of Claremont, a special
small town within the larger Los Angeles metropolitan area.
is a non-profit membership organization devoted to the history and preservation
of the Claremont community through research, education and action. Our programs
include - walking tours, slide show, lectures, workshops, home and garden
tours, and school presentations. In all these ways we seek to communicate
to residents and visitors the qualities that make Claremont unique and the
value of preserving our neighborhoods and history.
works to protect Pasadena's architectural and cultural resources; advocates
for endangered buildings; offers tours, workshops, lectures and other educational
programs; and provides consultation and referral services for members.
Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts
Recognizing and celebrating fine artists and craftsmen who skillfully create timeless treasures with their hands. . .
this is the legacy of master woodworker Sam Maloof and his late wife and partner of fifty years, Alfreda.