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Melanie Lundquist '21 Contributor Since 2021

Philanthropist & Co-Founder | The Partnership for LA Schools


Melanie Lundquist is an activist-philanthropist in Southern California. She and her husband, Richard, have appeared four times on The Philanthropy 50, an annual list of America’s 50 most generous philanthropists published by The Chronicle of Philanthropy. In 2019, Lundquist was named “Philanthropist of the Year” by the Los Angeles Business Journal. The Lundquists are the second largest donors to AltaSea, following Wallis Annenberg’s lead.

Thought Leadership By Melanie:

Our Next Battle Is Already Here

What we need in order to help win the climate change battle.
By Melanie Lundquist | The Partnership for LA Schools