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Diana Davis Spencer Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Diana Davis Spencer Foundation

(formerly Kathryn W. Davis Foundation)

3 Bethesda Metro Ctr., Ste. 118

Bethesda, MD United States 20814-6368

Telephone: (301) 961-4000

URL: www.ddsfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $1,479,615,995

Total giving: $11,727,570

EIN

203672969

BRIDGE Number

6978040771

Purpose and Activities

Giving to promote entrepreneurship, self-reliance, global understanding, free enterprise, and to enhance the quality of life by supporting the arts, education, health advancements, and preservation of the environment.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Child welfare
  • Democracy and civil society development
  • Education
  • Family services
  • Higher education
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $1,479,615,995 (market value)

Gifts received: $62,500,000

Expenditures: $19,851,883

Total giving: $11,727,570

Qualifying distributions: $13,050,166

Giving activities include:

$11,727,570 for 92 grants (high: $1,750,000; low: $2,000)