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Profile Last Updated: 08/27/2018 Grant Information Last Updated: 03/13/2019

William G. McGowan Charitable Fund, Inc.

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Purpose and Activities

Giving in the areas of education to improve high school graduation rates, healthcare in the area of childhood obesity/cardiac health prevention; human services for vulnerable populations. Giving is limited to specific geographic regions.


Established in 1992 in DC - Founded by the late William G. McGowan. He was Chairman of MCI Communications, a company that was instrumental in legal and regulatory changes to the American telephone communications business by taking on the AT&T monopoly. This helped usher in the competitive long distance telephone industry


William G. McGowan Charitable Fund, Inc.

Independent foundation



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30 S Wacker Dr, 1745 Chicago, IL United States 60606-7413

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