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Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, Inc.

Profile

Last profile update: 04/12/2017
Last grant data update: 12/10/2016

At A Glance

Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, Inc.

(formerly Fairbanks Foundation, Inc.)

9292 N. Meridian St., Ste. 304

Indianapolis, IN United States 46260-1828

Telephone: (317) 846-7111

URL: www.rmff.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

EIN

311189885

BRIDGE Number

3442664883

Background

Established in 1986 in IN - Founded by the late Richard M. Fairbanks, the founder and owner of Fairbanks Communications, Inc. and a leader and innovator in radio broadcasting. His company owned and operated 20 radio stations around the country, a television station in Atlanta, cable television systems, a charter airplane company, and interests in real estate. Fairbanks established the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Radio Network when he owned and operated WIBC radio.

Purpose and Activities

Support primarily for health care, the vitality of Indianapolis, sustainable employment as well as organizations historically supported by the foundation.