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Amar Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 09/23/2016
Last grant data update: 02/14/2015

At A Glance

Amar Foundation

1760 The Almeda, Ste. 300

San Jose, CA United States 95126-1728

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

943055731

BRIDGE Number

6041779953

Background

Established in 1987 in CA - Founded by Vinod Khosla and his wife Neeru. Vinod Khosla co-founded Sun Microsystems, a company that sold computer related and information technology services until it was purchased by Oracle Corporation in 2010 for $ 7.4 billion. Neeru Khosla is co-founder of CK 12 Foundation. Vinod and Neeru Khosla have committed to The Giving Pledge, and have pledged to give away at least half their wealth to philanthropy

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for education, and to U.S.-based organizations concerning India that support social, economic, and educational programs.