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Richard L. and Diane M. Block Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Richard L. and Diane M. Block Foundation

501 Silverside Rd., Ste. 123

Wilmington, DE United States 19809-1377

Telephone: (907) 563-5121


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $10,017,101

Total giving: $448,579



Additional Contact Information

Email for Richard L. Block:


Established in 2007 in AK

Purpose and Activities

Giving to support those resources in Alaska which can most effectively enhance the quality of life of Alaska's people; the young who will lead and power the state's future, the cultural organizations that inspire the community intellectually and artistically and the social service organizations that lift up the poor so they may permanently and independently share in Alaska's bounty. .

Fields of Interest

Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Victims and oppressed people
  • Victims of crime and abuse

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $10,017,101 (market value)

Expenditures: $511,983

Total giving: $448,579

Qualifying distributions: $486,940