History
Kim Hunter x HP Scholarship Recipient
Kim Hunter and HP Scholarship Recipient

The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF), a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization based in Los Angeles, was established in 1998 by Mr. Kim L. Hunter to address the lack of diversity in the advertising, marketing and public relations fields.
  • Since inception in 1998, TLF has awarded 703 scholarships, totaling approximately $3 million.
  • TLF received the American Advertising Federation Mosaic Award in 2008 for the Student Diversity Program Category.
  • For our 10th Anniversary in 2008, 15th Anniversary in 2013 and 20th Anniversary in 2018 TLF awarded $250,000 in scholarships in each of those years.
  • TLF Founder/Chairman Kim L. Hunter received the 2010 Change Agent ADCOLOR Award.
  • TLF Founder/Chairman Kim L. Hunter received the 2011 Joseph Roos Community Service PRISM Award from the Public Relations Society of America’s Los Angeles chapter.
  • TLF Founder/Chairman Kim L. Hunter was recognized by PR Week as the 2011 Diversity Champion for the publication’s Diversity Distinction in PR Awards.
  • TLF Founder/Chairman Kim L. Hunter was named on of “The 50 Most Powerful People in PR” by PR Week in 2012.
  • TLF Chairman & CEO Mr. Kim L. Hunter was inducted to PR Week’s 2017 Hall of Fame.
  • Check out the video below to hear from our students and donors about The LAGRANT Foundation’s 10th Anniversary in 2008: