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Atlanta Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-06-08

At A Glance

Atlanta Foundation

100 Terminus Building, Ste. 400, 3280 Peachtree Rd., N.W., Ste. 400, MC GA8023

Atlanta, GA United States 30305-2422

Telephone: (888) 234-1999


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $18,667,435

Total giving: $808,570




Established in 1921 in GA by bank resolution and declaration of trust

Purpose and Activities

The foundation provides assistance to charitable and educational institutions to promote education and improve local living conditions. Primary areas of interest include education, cultural programs, housing, and other general charitable activities in Fulton and DeKalb counties, Georgia.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Basic and remedial instruction
  • Community and economic development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • Housing development
  • Human services
  • Nonprofits
  • Reading promotion
  • Sports and recreation
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $18,667,435 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,056,417

Total giving: $808,570

Qualifying distributions: $886,187