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David Bohnett Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

David Bohnett Foundation

245 S. Beverly Dr.

Beverly Hills, CA United States 90212-3807

URL: www.bohnettfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business
  • Family foundation

EIN

954735846

BRIDGE Number

1848971132

Background

Established in 1999 in CA and DE - Founded by David C. Bohnett, co-founder of GeoCities, an Internet-based media and e-commerce company.

Purpose and Activities

The purpose of the foundation is to improve society through social activism. The foundation supports: 1) Positive portrayals of gays and lesbians in the media; 2) The reduction and elimination of the manufacture and sale of handguns; 3) Eliminating the rare animal trade; 4) Los Angeles organizations that are working to better the civic and cultural life of all who call L.A. home; and 5) Voter registration activities.