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Citadel Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-05

At A Glance

Citadel Foundation

(formerly Citadel Group Foundation)

131 S. Dearborn St.

Chicago, IL United States 60603-5517

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $406,949

Total giving: $275,477

EIN

364482467

BRIDGE Number

4162054028

Background

Established in 2001 in IL - Founded by Kenneth C. Griffin, founder and C.E.O. of Citadel LLC. The Citadel group of hedge funds rank among the largest and most successful hedge funds in the world.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for the arts, education, and for children, youth, and social services.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Food banks
  • Foundations
  • Human services
  • Public libraries
  • Secondary education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $406,949 (market value)

Gifts received: $660,000

Expenditures: $286,224

Total giving: $275,477

Qualifying distributions: $286,224

Giving activities include:

$275,477 for 16 grants (high: $67,200; low: $1,500)