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March 29, 2015
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Power Play in L.A.

Mathieu Young for the Annenberg Foundation

LEADER OF THE PACK: Leonard Aube, executive director of the Annenberg Foundation, embraces the label of “mercenary” 
in his fight to bring more federal money to the nation’s second-largest city. The foundation’s 
LA n Sync effort gets local nonprofits to unite in making pitches to Washington.

Editor’s note: The Annenberg Foundation announced April 9 that Leonard Aube died of cancer.

In early 2010, some 30 Los Angeles-area organizations were preparing to battle it out for one of the $500,000 Promise Neighborhoods planning grants under...

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