The Christopher K. Jarvi HELPING HANDS grant focuses on strengthening youth, residents and community through supporting¬†community-based organizations. Named after the founding Executive Director of the Anaheim Community Foundation, the Helping Hands grant honors the memory of Chris Jarvi, who passed away April 22, 2013. He was a strong advocate for youth and the Anaheim Community.¬†If you’d like to support Helping Hands, we invite you to make a donation online.


Helping Hands is designed to give organizations extra support to enrich the Anaheim community by:

  • Helping residents in need
  • Impacting at-risk youth
  • Promoting arts, culture and learning

Our 2020 Helping Hands grant application process is now closed. Thank you to the 40+ organizations who applied. We will announce grant awardees by October 9.