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S. Mark Taper Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to children and youth, health care, social services, employment, education, and the environment.


Incorporated in 1989 in CA - Founded by the late S. Mark Taper, a real estate developer and financier in Southern California. He was the founder of Biltmore Homes to develop suburban housing for returning soldiers during Southern California's postwar housing boom. He is also the namesake of the Mark Taper Forum which is a theater that is part of the Los Angeles Music Center in California


S. Mark Taper Foundation

Independent foundation



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Comerica Bank Bldg., 12011 San Vicente Blvd., Ste. 400 Los Angeles, CA United States 90049-4946

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