United Way of Greater Los Angeles and United Ways of California are partnering to establish the Carol Jackson Legacy Fund.
Carol Jackson was a compassionate community leader, an ardent United Way supporter, and an advocate for increasing opportunity for those struggling in poverty.
The Fund will support student scholarships for young women with a passion for civic engagement and leadership, in addition to sponsoring programs dedicated to creating pathways out of poverty.
From Carol Jackson's Obituary:
For more than three decades, Carol Lynne Jackson was a tireless servant leader and passionate advocate for organizations transforming lives. She lived her passion through participative board service for social impact in private and public companies. Her extensive expertise leading organizational change, strategic, agility, and cultural acumen enhanced her philanthropic interests as she supported education, health equity, and financial stability. Carol was empathetic and unwavering in her determination as she met every new challenge. Learn more about Carol’s legacy here.