Preparing Los Angeles students for success in college, career, and life.

Network of Schools

Our schools are transforming the lives of children and families in South Los Angeles.

LAUSD Partner Schools

LA Promise CHARTER Schools


Our programs allow us to reach students throughout Los Angeles County.




Discover the people and programs that define the LA Promise Fund.

  • The Intern Project (TIP) is now in its sixth year, offering paid internships to exceptional juniors and seniors in public LA County high schools. We couldn’t provide these internships without the partnership of companies like Everydae, a digital “tutor” for high school students. Here, we......

  • By Leslie Aaronson Starting a new semester can be just as nerve-racking for teachers as it is for students. How do you engage a roomful of young people both in the learning and as part of a broader class? Check out these 3 tips for......

  • By Isaac Kim I was a freshman in my second semester at West Adams Preparatory High School when Robin Kurtzman, a member of the LA Promise Fund board, pulled me out of class. I had never met Robin before. She was not part of the......

  • Steven Pham was one of the first students to participate in The Intern Project (TIP) 5 years ago, when it launched. He was placed at Fullscreen, and is still remembered fondly by the staff there. Today, Steven is graduating from USC, about to embark on......


Find out about our schools and programs.

LA Promise Fund COVID-19 Update:


We’re focused on supporting our community. Find out about school-specific resources & how you can support:     

LA Promise Charter Middle & High School resources & policies

LAUSD school (including our 3 partner schools) resources & policies

Support LA Promise Fund’s efforts in the South LA community