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The Fondren Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-09-01

At A Glance

The Fondren Foundation

P.O. Box 2558

Houston, TX United States 77252-2558

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-10-31)

Assets: $206,123,895

Total giving: $10,620,693

EIN

746042565

BRIDGE Number

2437389921

Background

Established in 1948 in TX

Purpose and Activities

Emphasis on higher and secondary education, social service and youth agencies, cultural organizations, and health.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Secondary education
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-10-31

Assets: $206,123,895 (market value)

Expenditures: $12,259,767

Total giving: $10,620,693

Qualifying distributions: $10,844,882