Skip to main content
qzvarwqvttavfw

Matthew and Carolyn Bucksbaum Family Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-05

At A Glance

Matthew and Carolyn Bucksbaum Family Foundation

(formerly Matthew Bucksbaum Family Foundation)

1 N. Franklin St., Ste. 625

Chicago, IL United States 60606-3532

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $43,014,980

Total giving: $8,150,000

EIN

421425846

BRIDGE Number

7306353327

Background

Established in 1994 in IA - Founded by the late Matthew Bucksbaum, who founded the nation's second largest shopping mall company, General Growth Properties, Inc. in 1954 with his brother, Martin Bucksbaum.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Museums
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Christians
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Methodists
  • Protestants
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $43,014,980 (market value)

Expenditures: $8,501,699

Total giving: $8,150,000

Qualifying distributions: $8,156,563

Giving activities include:

$8,150,000 for 2 grants (high: $6,150,000; low: $2,000,000)