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Our Purpose and Focus

The Claire Giannini Fund supports pre-selected programs, conducted by public charities or governmental entities, which promote the health and well-being of young people under 18.  The fund currently focuses on the following areas:

  • Medical research activities at leading Northern California universities/institutions focusing on the practical application of leading-edge technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of eye and ear diseases affecting young children
  • Programs that serve and empower girls in Monterey County, California
  • Programs that interrupt or prevent violence affecting children and teens in Monterey County
  • Programs serving children and teens living in the Kansas City, Missouri, metropolitan area
  • Early childhood education at Monterey County's community colleges and the development of the next generation of teachers for Monterey County's public schools