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The Gloria Estefan Foundation Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-05-12

At A Glance

The Gloria Estefan Foundation Inc.

420 Jefferson Ave.

Miami, FL United States 33139-6503

Telephone: (305) 534-4430

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $783,817

Total giving: $600,164






Established in 1997 in FL - Founded by Gloria Estefan, a singer and songwriter, who is in the top 100 best-selling music artists of all time. She was a member of the group Miami Sound Machine, and later performed solo. She has won multiple awards, including the American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement and 7 Grammy Awards, including Best Tropical Latin Album in 1994. She is known for such popular songs as "Conga," "Words Get In The Way," "Rhythm Is Gonna Get You," "Anything For You," "Can't Stay Away From You," "Don't Wanna To Lose You," and "Here We Are."

Purpose and Activities

Grants primarily for health and human services, including grants for financially needy individuals who require medical attention.

Fields of Interest

  • Catholicism
  • Education
  • Floods
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Veterinary medicine
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • At-risk youth
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities
  • People with physical disabilities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $783,817 (market value)

Gifts received: $1,074,405

Expenditures: $604,112

Total giving: $600,164

Qualifying distributions: $603,497