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
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
The Ebell of Los Angeles is a community of members, diverse in background, ethnicity, experience, point of view, talents, interest and passions. Though we gather in our historic and beautiful Ebell building, it is our membership which is our most precious asset – members engaging with one another, learning from each other, enjoying each other’s… Continue reading Message from the President
by Randi Jones As our readers know, Cynthia Comsky has been leading a group of knitters and crocheters in an ongoing project to create 9-inch squares of every conceivable color and design that are fashioned into afghans (over 30 so far!) for the cancer patients at Helen’s Room at Good Samaritan Hospital. Two Ebell members… Continue reading Your Donations At Work!
by Marjorie Fierstadt There seems to be little constant in life but the desire to travel. Where we’ve been helps shape who we are today. Where we go might be what keeps us human. When it comes to vacations there’s no one size fits all, no fixed cost, no one place to go or dream… Continue reading Travel