The Ebell of Los Angeles is an educational and philanthropic organization founded by women in 1894. The mission is to participate in and encourage the educational, cultural and social growth of the diverse Los Angeles community. .
The Ebell administers a college scholarship program for women and men and a program assisting women in need. The Ebell also maintains and preserves its art collections and its historic Clubhouse and Wilshire Ebell Theatre
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The Ebell celebrated 100 years of supporting charities that assist women and children with the announcement of a $10,000 donation to the RCA fund from Ebell member Olivia Headley and her eponymous foundation. The party continued with a delicious luncheon, and thoughtful speeches from Dr. Stephany Powell, Executive Director of Journey Out, one of the… Continue reading RCA 100 Anniversary Celebration Speech
Harvard declared, “Veritas.” Going a bit further, Yale said, “Lux et Veritas.” Ebell, in its singular fashion added “I Will Find a Way, or Make One…” In Ebell’s case, it pursued its mission of providing financial assistance in the form of scholarships to thousands of students attending Los Angeles County colleges and universities. Starting with a… Continue reading The Ebell Scholarship Program
Our Mystery Woman: Mrs. George Lafayette Crenshaw By Judy Thompson & Kay Lachter Have you driven on 23-mile long Crenshaw Boulevard? This busy street is no doubt a shadow of its former grand self when it was named, in 1904, after wealthy real estate developer George Lafayette Crenshaw. And have you passed St. Charles Place,… Continue reading From the Archives
No institution can survive, thrive and continue without the support and loyalty of its constituents. Since the beginning, members of The Ebell have sought to maintain and build up their Club while improving their minds, expanding their vision and enriching their community. As this new millennium begins, the membership encompasses four generations of women who… Continue reading Membership Information