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Ping and Amy Chao Family Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-07

At A Glance

Ping and Amy Chao Family Foundation

445 S. San Antonio Rd., Ste. 204

Los Altos, CA United States 94022-3638

Telephone: (650) 924-1104


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-11-30)

Assets: $9,926,983

Total giving: $651,772





Additional Contact Information

China address: No. 1 Shanyuan St., Rm. 1-307, Haidian District, Beijing, China


Established in 2006 in CA

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to fund and nurture initiatives improving the health and well-being of children and youth in economically disadvantaged regions throughout the world, as well as to promote the spirit of philanthropy and developing awareness of non-profit practices and opportunities for service for the younger generation of China and the greater Chinese Diaspora. Because of these focuses, the foundation seeks to fund grants that either are run by a member of the Asian American community, or that focus on work in Asia or the Asian American community .

Fields of Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Christianity
  • Education
  • Family services
  • Goodwill promotion
  • Health
  • Human services
  • International development
  • International relations
  • Maternal and perinatal health
  • Reproductive health care
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Extremely poor people
  • Females
  • Infants and toddlers
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-11-30

Assets: $9,926,983 (market value)

Expenditures: $970,536

Total giving: $651,772

Qualifying distributions: $937,400

Giving activities include:

$651,772 for 19 grants (high: $250,000; low: $1,356)

$144,714 for foundation-administered programs