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Gordon Elwood Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Gordon Elwood Foundation

670 Superior Ct., Ste. 108

Medford, OR United States 97504

Telephone: (541) 282-0643

URL: www.gordonelwoodfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-06-30)

Assets: $7,878,726

Total giving: $186,945

EIN

931267972

BRIDGE Number

2643679886

Background

Established in 1999 in OR - Gordon Elwood, a lifelong native of the Rogue Valley, OR, lived a remarkable spartan existence all his life, so that when he died in 1999, he left a $9 million financial estate to benefit his beloved southern OR community. Consequently, the foundation is committed to fulfilling Mr. Elwood's legacy by offering a hand to those in need

Purpose and Activities

Investing in southern Oregon's youth, individuals, families and communities.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Community organizing
  • Education
  • Public/private ventures
  • Vocational post-secondary education
  • Youth development
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Homeless people
  • Infants and toddlers
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People of Latin American descent
  • People with psychosocial disabilities
  • Single parents
  • Students
  • Young adults

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-06-30

Assets: $7,878,726 (market value)

Gifts received: $28,134

Expenditures: $503,710

Total giving: $186,945

Qualifying distributions: $413,835