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Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund, Inc.


Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund, Inc.

200 Four Falls Corporate Ctr., Ste. 400

Conshohocken, PA United States 19428-0800

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Sports

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-06-30)

Assets: $1,900,994

Total giving: $41,000






Established in 2001 in PA - Founded in the name of the late Wilt Chamberlain, who was a professional basketball player and widely recognized as one of the greatest basketball players of all time. During his career, Chamberlain played for the NBA's San Francisco Warriors, Philadelphia 76ers and Los Angeles Lakers. Chamberlain holds the records for most points ever scored in a season, most points in a game, and most rebounds in NBA history. In 1962, Chamberlain became the only player to ever score 100 points in a game. Chamberlain won the Most Valuable Player award 4 times, and is a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame.

Fields of Interest

  • Basketball
  • Education
  • Human services
  • Sports
  • Sports and recreation
  • Youth development
  • Youth organizing
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-06-30

Assets: $1,900,994 (market value)

Expenditures: $67,298

Total giving: $41,000

Qualifying distributions: $58,409

Giving activities include:

$5,000 for 1 grant

$36,000 for 18 grants to individuals