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Joyce and Donald Rumsfeld Foundation


Last profile update: 05/11/2016
Last grant data update: 02/04/2017

At A Glance

Joyce and Donald Rumsfeld Foundation

(formerly D.H.R. Foundation)

P.O. Box 81294 Rallc Tax Dept.

Chicago, IL United States 60681

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Politics






Established in IL - Founded by Donald H. and Joyce P. Rumsfeld. Mr. Rumsfeld is a businessman who served as the C.E.O. of G.D. Serle & Co. and as Chair. of Gilead Svcs. He was the 13th Secretary of Defense under President Gerald Ford and the 21st Secretary of Defense under President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2006. He has held numerous posts under the Nixon, Ford, Reagan and Bush administrations, including Special Envoy to the Middle East, and has served on a number of academic, philanthropic, and institutional boards, including the Hoover Institution and the Project for the New American Century.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for education and human services.