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Pickens Abraham Foundation


Last profile update: 03/21/2018
Last grant data update: 04/09/2018

At A Glance

Pickens Abraham Foundation

2nd and Main St.

Canadian, TX United States 79014-2213

Telephone: (806) 323-8000

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor






Established in 2007 in TX - Founded by T. Boone Pickens and Salem A. Abraham. T. Boone Pickens is the Chairman of BP Capital Hedge Fund Management. During the span of his long career, the legendary oilman and entrepreneur has created thousands of jobs and made billions of dollars— for others as well as himself. His contributions to a wide range of causes make him a regular on Chronicle of Philanthropy’s annual list of top U.S. philanthropists. He is ranked by Forbes as one of the richest Americans. T. Boone Pickens has committed to The Giving Pledge, and has pledged to give away at least half of his wealth to philanthropy