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The Barry Bonds Family Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-05-12

At A Glance

The Barry Bonds Family Foundation

(formerly The Bonds Family Foundation)

3 Lagoon Dr., Ste. 400

Redwood City, CA United States 94065

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Sports

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-01-31)

Assets: $1,346,335

Total giving: $49,850






Established in CA - Founded by Barry Bonds, a former MLB outfielder who played for the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1986-1992 and for the San Francisco Giants from 1993-2007. He won seven Most Valuable Player awards, including four consecutive Most Valuable Player Awards in 2001-2004. He is a fourteen-time All-Star and eight-time Gold Glove winner. Bonds holds the all-time Major League Baseball home run record with 762 and the single-season Major League record for home runs with 73.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to encourage and fund programs designed to improve educational achievements, standard of living and quality of life conditions for low-income Bay Area youth. The foundation also began the Link 'n Learn program to connect parents, children, schools and neighborhoods with tutoring services and interactive educational technology.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Education services
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Elementary education
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Reading promotion
  • Youth development
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Preteens
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-01-31

Assets: $1,346,335 (market value)

Gifts received: $22,300

Expenditures: $68,133

Total giving: $49,850

Qualifying distributions: $56,060