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Joy McCann Foundation, Inc.


Last profile update: 04/15/2018
Last grant data update: 05/17/2018

At A Glance

Joy McCann Foundation, Inc.

(formerly Culverhouse Family Foundation, Inc.)

3225 S. Macdill Ave., 129-135

Tampa, FL United States 33629

Telephone: (813) 805-2775


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor






Established in 1996 in FL - Founded by Joy McCann Culverhouse, a former owner of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and a championship golfer who earned both Alabama and Florida state women's titles. She has also been a major supporter of the University of South Florida's Health Sciences Center, which fosters the development of high-impact clinical programs and research in swallowing disorders, allergy and immunology, breast cancer, as well as career development programs in medicine for minority students. She is also a major supporter of programs to foster academic achievement among student athletes.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for: 1) efforts to build a more vibrant Tampa Bay Area, Florida, community, 2) excellence in medical, nursing and science education, research and patient care, 3) educational programs that nurture individual achievement, and 4) the role of the visual and performing arts in enhancing community life. .