Committed to the Neighborhoods of California Through Exceptional Service

At Banc of California, our focus is to provide exceptional services to the communities of California. With more than 30 locations throughout Southern California, we serve rural, suburban and urban communities. Our goal is to ensure that every neighborhood can join in the nation’s broad economic prosperity by offering personalized products and services and providing timely decision-making when it counts the most.

Banc of California employees are deeply involved in their local communities, we thrive when our customers and communities flourish. We are well-positioned to support greater economic opportunity for all by promoting, serving and financing small businesses and industry leaders.


Assisting Neighborhood Stabilization by Investing in Local Employment

As one of the premier local responsible lenders, we aim to attract new employers that will create new long-term job opportunities in low-to-moderate income neighborhoods. Building successful corporations, revitalizing, stabilizing and retaining existing businesses is our way of contributing to job creation and retention, local employment and financial reinvestment.

We are committed to growing the next generation of Californians with stronger financial skills and providing guidance in establishing financial security. Through community services and involvement with local organizations, we serve.


income families


At-risk youth


Local businesses of all sizes


Underserved geographies
& distressed neighborhoods



Through continuous work with non-profit organizations, we aim to transform lives of the local people of California.

A Community of Friends

A Community of Friends’ mission is to end homelessness through the provision of quality permanent supportive housing for people with mental illness.

Ability First

Ability First provides a variety of programs designed to help people with disablilities achieve their personal best throughout their lives. We do this by: creating targeted programming to help an individual successfully transition from childhood to adult life.

AHA! Attitude, Harmony, Achievement

AHA! Is committed to transforming the world by empowering teens to create peaceful and connected communities.

Angels Foster Family

To passionately and collaboratively care for children five and younger with adverse and exceptional families who dedicate themselves to each child’s wellbeing. Angels family foster network is dedicated to ensuring infants and toddlers in foster care throughout San Diego County get the best start in life. We work with the San Diego County Department of Child Welfare Services and are licensed by the State of California as a Foster Family Agency, but we are an independent charitable organization which allows us to do things quite differently from foster care

Ariza Elevated Game Awards

Never before in sports history has there ever been a high school awards ceremony on a national level that celebrates and honors top senior student-athletes for the pain, the struggle, and triumph they have experienced and achieved. The very true essence of the Ariza Elevated Game Awards is about inspiring and motivating the youth that you cannot give up, you must continue fighting, you have to keep going, keep studying, keep training hard because one day soon, it will all pay off.
We’ve all seen that being the best athlete, or the smartest student, is sometimes not enough to get through some of life’s biggest challenges. However, it’s faith, undying relentlessness, laser focus dedication, and perseverance that holds the secrets to success.


Arts OC

The leader in building appreciation of, participation in and support for the arts and arts education throughout Orange County.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County

Santa Ana, CA

To provide strong and enduring, one-to-one, professionally supported mentoring relationships for every child who needs and wants one.

California Community Foundation

Our mission is to lead positive systemic change that strengthens Los Angeles communities. We envision a future where all Angelenos have the opportunity to contribute to the productivity, health and well-being of our region. And we believe that our common fate will be determined by how successfully we improve the quality of life for all of our residents.

CHAIN Reaction Inc

C.H.A.I.N. Reaction, Inc. is dedicated to improving health care and reducing health risk behaviors in Foster Care Youth, Adolescents and Communities; and to provide charitable services to improve the health and well-being of underserved communities.

Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

We create hope and build healthier futures. As a leading academic children’s hospital, we fulfill our mission by: Caring for children, adolescents, young adults, families and each other. Advancing knowledge. Preparing future generations. Building our financial strength.

Coastal Self Defense Academy

Our mission is to provide transformative educational tools to promote empowerment and an enlightened recognition of one’s potential and value.

Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

Santa Barbara, CA

The mission of the Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse is building a safer, healthier community by preventing and treating alcoholism and drug abuse.

East San Gabriel Valley Coalition for the homeless

To bring hope and restore dignity to individuals and families who are homeless in the San Gabriel Valley region.

Food Finders

Receive donated food from hundreds of local grocery stores, bakeries, restaurants, schools, hospitals and produce markets and distribute it directly to hundreds of partner nonprofits, such as pantries and shelters, that serve the disadvantaged in our communities.

Friends of the Family

Los Angeles, CA

Friends of the Family is a comprehensive family resource center known for pioneering innovative, practical programs where families are recognized as central to a child’s well being and are supported to build on their skills and strengths.

Fullerton Education Foundation

Fullerton, CA

Our mission is to enrich the educational experience of each child in every classroom.  Through the generosity of community support, the foundation provides resources, technology, and grants to inspire learning, enhance teaching and create innovative opportunities for students to excel in the 21st century.

Harmony Project

To promote the healthy growth and development of children through the study, practice and performance of music.
To build healthier communities by investing in the positive development of children through music.
To develop children as musical ambassadors of peace, hope and understanding amongst people of diverse cultures, backgrounds and beliefs.

Huntington Beach Council on Aging

Huntington Beach, CA

The Huntington Beach Council on Aging will work with elected officials, City staff, and volunteers to respond to the evolving needs of Huntington Beach senior citizens through advocacy and direct action on their behalf.

Interface Children & Family Services

Los Angeles, CA

A nationally recognized family support organization that builds upon the strengths of individuals, families, and communities through effective, accessible, fully integrated services and partnerships.

Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce

The mission of the Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce is to create a positive economic impact in the Latino community across the greater Los Angeles area.

Los Angeles Youth Network

Los Angeles, CA

The Los Angeles Youth Network’s mission is to empower abused, neglected and homeless adolescents to become self-sufficient. We do this by providing street outreach, food, emergency shelter, a transitional living program, and educational enrichment programs in a safe and nurturing environment.

Mary’s Path

We are more than a refuge for pregnant and young mothers. We are a place to find dignity, learn self-sufficienct and restore hope. Here at Mary’s Path, we empower teen mothers to regain control of their lives and create families that thrive.

Miracles for Kids

Organization with a mission to improve the lives of critically-ill children and their families in need.

NTC Foundation

Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.

Oasis Center International

Los Angeles, CA

We facilitate after school youth mentoring programs in cooperation with local principals and engage underserved communities in arts oriented youth development effort. OASIS uses arts and culture to affect our communities through creative place-making.

OC Human Relations

Los Angeles, CA

To foster mutual understanding among residents and eliminate prejudice, intolerance and discrimination in order to make Orange county a better place for ALL people to live, work and do business.

Orange County Community Foundation

Simply put, we help people support the causes they care about most. We work with individuals, families and businesses to match charitable interests to community needs. We provide grants and resources to nonprofits and monitor local issues.

Partners for Potential

Partners for Potential provides individuals with developmental disabilities with a centered, culturally respectful, least restrictive training environment to promote the development of skills, knowledge and attitudes to reach one’s full potential and lead a more productive and meaningful life.

Public Law Center

The Public Law Center is a pro-bono law firm that provides access to justice for low-income residents of Orange County.

Ronald McDonald House

To provide comfort, care and support to children and families in Southern California.

Salvadoran American Leadership Foundation

Our mission is to promote the civic participation and representation of the Salvadoran and Latino communities in the U.S., promote the economic development and democracy of El Salvador, as well as advocate for its economic, educational and political advancement and growth.

San Diego State University Campanile Foundation

The Campanile Foundation provides San Diego State University with the community expertise, oversight, and advocacy to increase private giving and manage the philanthropic assets of the University.

Second Chance OC

Second Chance Orange County comes alongside low-income, recovering drug or alcohol addicts, helping them to reclaim their identities as contributing members of our community by providing them with individualized supportive services including, but not limited to: job placement, life skills, mentoring; coaching, mental health therapy, FAFSA help, and financial aid assistance for college entrance.

Senior Housing Crime Prevention Foundation

Los Angeles, CA

Our mission is to provide safe and secure living environments for our nation’s low-and-moderate income elderly population through the provision and administration of the nationally-acclaimed Senior Crimestoppers program. Funded exclusively by the banking industry, the Foundation enables banks a way to earn CRA credit through the sponsorship of this program in senior housing facilities, HUD communities, and Veterans homes in the form of community development loans, CRA-qualified investments, and grants.

Shane's Inspiration

Creating social inclusion for children with disabilities through the vehicle of inclusive playgrounds and programs.

Shelter's Right Hand

The Women’s and Children’s Crisis Shelter is a non-profit organization providing free emergency services to men, women, and their children who are victims of domestic violence. Primarily serving the Southeast Los Angeles area, WCCS has provided emergency and supportive intervention services since 1977.

South Coast Repertory

South Coast Repertory was founded in the belief that theater is an art form with a unique power to illuminate the human experience. We commit ourselves to exploring urgent human and social issues of our time, and to merging literature, design, and performance in ways that test the bounds of theatre’s artistic possibilities. We undertake to advance the art of theater inthe service of our community, and aim to extend that service through educational, intercultural, and community engagement programs that harmonize with our artistic mission.

South County Outreach

Preventing hunger and homelessness by helping people help themselves.

Stars & Stripes Children’s Foundation

We’re very proud to support and partner with some of the most deserving and worthwhile nonprofit organizations, all of which are dedicated to improving the lives of young people and their families. As a Stars & Stripes beneficiary, charities not only receive much-needed financial assistance-which they can use to expand their programs-but they are also able to increase public awareness about their cause and mission through the S & S network.

Storytellers Children’s Center

Storyteller Children’s Center helps Santa Barbara’s homeless and at-risk toddlers and preschoolers achieve kindergarten readiness by providing therapeutic preschool and support services for their families.

The Actors Fund of America

The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that helps all professionals in performing arts and entertainment. We are a safety net, providing programs and services for those who are in need, crisis or transition.

The Friends of the EXPO Center

The Friends of EXPO Center support cultural, educational and recreational programs for economically disadvantaged communities in south Los Angeles.

The Gabriella Foundation

The Mission of The Gabriella Foundation is to transform the lives of underserved youth in Los Angeles through high-quality dance instruction.

The Greenlining Institute

Building a nation where communities of color thrive and race is never a barrier to opportunity.

Thomas House Shelter

Provide a safe, supportive environment and the resources necessary for homeless families with children to remain together while empowering them to become independent and self-sufficient.

Union Rescue Mission

We embrace people with the compassion of Christ — giving hope and healing for a changed life — helping them find their way home.

Unity Shoppe, Inc

To provide the basic necessities of life while encouraging self-sufficiency and independent living during periodic times of crisis for low-income families.

West Coast Sports Medicine Foundation

Through organized athletic participation, students learn how to set goals and meet challenges. These students are less likely to use drugs or join a gang, and more likely to graduate from high school and pursue higher education.

White Memorial Medical Center

The Charitable Foundation creates and sustains philanthropic relationships. With our donors as partners, we are committed to supporting the programs and services provided by White Memorial Medical Center which improve and enhance quality of life in out community.