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Walter S. and Lucienne Driskill Charitable Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-09-16

At A Glance

Walter S. and Lucienne Driskill Charitable Foundation

1770 Park St., Ste. 202

Naperville, IL United States 60563

Telephone: (312) 266-2484


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Sports

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $21,973,651

Total giving: $5,483,720






Established in 1986 in FL - Founded by Walter and Lucienne Driskill. The late Walter Driskill was a football coach for the Baltimore Colts football team in 1949. He was also the founder of Dribeck Importers, the company created to handle the importation and distribution of Beck's Beer from Germany. Mr. Driskill was the C.E.O. and Pres. and Mrs. Driskill served as the company's secretary.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation wants curiosity to be the bedrock of progressive education. It strives to develop a system of educational programs nationwide, through its partnerships, which allow future generations to explore their curiosity, open new doors, experience new things, and enter into exciting and uncharted waters. .

Fields of Interest

  • Child abuse
  • Child welfare
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • In-patient medical care
  • Medical specialties
  • Specialty hospital care
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adults
  • Children and youth
  • People with disabilities
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities
  • Seniors

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $21,973,651 (market value)

Expenditures: $6,016,539

Total giving: $5,483,720

Qualifying distributions: $5,890,734