Supporting Science, Education & the Arts

We’re a Focused Non-Profit Dedicated to Building Community Voices

What's the worst that could happen?

Concerned about 3.6 million pounds of nuclear waste being stored on San Onofre beach? Scientists & nuclear experts have prepared an Economic Impact Report to explore the potential cost of short-term safety thinking.

Paddle Out to San Onofre

Save the Date! We’re planning a Paddle Out and Beach Fair at Cardiff Seaside Beach on Saturday Sept 21, 2019. 

Voices of Our City Choir

Created in response to the San Diego housing crisis, this choir is changing the perception of homelessness through the healing power of the arts.

Floating Classrooms in Bangladesh

Flooding overwhelms this high density population in Bangladesh. Discover the innovative system that’s educated over 90,000 students in monsoon ridden shoreline communities.

SLF-funded programs connect science, education & the arts to build community voices

As a 501(c)(3) public charity, SLF hosts public events, performances, and builds awareness of key issues through programs across education, science and the arts.  

Micro-grant funding enables us to have broad outreach. These grants present a critical investment opportunity for inspired individuals and organizations to empower our community.


Aiding development efforts towards a sustainable environment and lasting future


From the microbiome to ecological studies, we fund a wide range of scientific explorations


As a bridge to shared learning, we promote programs from STEAM to garden education


Providing broader access to the arts for all ages and socioeconomic backgrounds


Recognizing outstanding individuals and groups that go above and beyond in their field

Join Our Supporters

We take great pride in our mission and accomplishments. SLF incubates young, change-making organizations. Find out how your donation can have meaningful impact to our science, art and environmental programs!