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.

  • We caught up with one of our intern superstars, Whitney Anagu, to see what she’s been up to since her internship with Illumination Entertainment in the summer of 2017. Read on to learn how her experience with The Intern Project has opened doors for her......

  • The LA Promise Fund is invested in bringing high-impact opportunities to our students. These opportunities take different forms. For Erik Mateo, the opportunity was a connection he made with our Chief Development Officer, Claudia Keller. Their connection changed the course of his life. By Erik......

  • Joseph is a senior at Manual Arts High School in South LA. He is one of 1500 students navigating academics, social life, and extracurriculars every day. But his story is a little different. He was born in Nigeria and moved with his twin brother to......

  • Rosa Pastor is a first-time Math teacher at LA Promise Charter Middle School in South LA. Before coming here, she worked at the LA Promise Fund offices, answering phones and running CEO Veronica Melvin’s peripatetic schedule. Now, sitting inside her classroom, plastered with college pennants......


Find out about our schools and programs.