"To Give and To Grow"

The Robert Nelson Foundation

Our Mission

The Robert Nelson Foundation

is committed to enhancing communities by funding projects that promote service, innovation, and excellence. “To Give and to Grow” is based on the principle of supporting great ideas that will help others reach their full potential.

Our Grant Making

The Robert Nelson Foundation is not accepting unsolicited grant applications at this time.


Grantmaking Priorities

Robert Nelson was a special man who lived his life demonstrating kindness to others. The board of directors of the Robert Nelson Foundation is committed to honoring the legacy of Mr. Nelson by funding projects that enhance communities and demonstrate innovation, excellence, and service.

Mr. Nelson spent almost 40 years of his life in the radio/television industry. The Robert Nelson Foundation is committed to honoring Mr. Nelson’s vision of helping young people follow their dreams of pursuing a career in a field that he loved. The foundation is also committed to funding projects that emulate Mr. Nelson’s character and his historical pattern of giving to specific causes during his lifetime. The foundation looks to leave a legacy of Mr. Nelson’s life in a broad range of giving that reflect his life of honor and excellence.

The Robert Nelson Foundation
Los Angeles, CA