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Lettie Pate Evans Foundation, Inc. - General Fund


Last Updated: 2016-12-16

At A Glance

Lettie Pate Evans Foundation, Inc. - General Fund

191 Peachtree St. N.E., Ste. 3540

Atlanta, GA United States 30303-1799

Telephone: (404) 522-6755


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $433,041,682

Total giving: $16,442,000






Established in 1945 in GA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation works to improve the quality of life in Georgia, particularly through investments in education, the arts and culture; the foundation also supports institutions throughout Georgia and Virginia that received support from Lettie Pate Evans during her life.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:


The foundation makes grants to public charities based in Georgia and Virginia, whose programs and/or projects reflect a strong emphasis in private secondary and higher education, arts and culture, and museums and historic preservation. Preference will be given to one-time capital projects and other extraordinary needs of well-established organizations, with a proven ability to meet their annual operating budgets.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Education
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Seniors
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $433,041,682 (market value)

Expenditures: $16,919,048

Total giving: $16,442,000

Qualifying distributions: $16,553,163