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Bon Jovi Family Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-05-29

At A Glance

Bon Jovi Family Foundation, Inc.

700 12th Ave. S.O., Ste. 20

Nashville, TN United States 37203

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $43

Total giving: $145,000






Established in 2005 in NJ - Founded by John "Jon Bon Jovi" Bongiovi, a musician, songwriter and actor who is best known as the lead singer and founder of rock band Bon Jovi. Throughout his career, he has released two solo albums and eleven studio albums with his band, and has sold over 130 million albums worldwide. Among Bon Jovi's albums are "Slippery When Wet," "New Jersey," "Keep the Faith," and "Crush." He has won many awards for his work, including a Golden Globe for Best Song from his first solo album "Blaze of Glory," and a Grammy for Best Country Vocal Collaboration for "Who Says You Can't Go Home?" Bon Jovi has appeared in films such as "Pay it Forward," "Cry Wolf," and "Homegrown," and on the television shows "Ally McBeal," "The West Wing," and "30 Rock."

Fields of Interest

  • Community and economic development
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Economic development
  • Employment
  • Homeless services
  • Human services
  • Job training
  • Special population support
  • Youth development
  • Youth organizing
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • At-risk youth
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $43 (market value)

Gifts received: $145,375

Expenditures: $145,369

Total giving: $145,000

Qualifying distributions: $145,000