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The Foreman Charitable Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-05-29

At A Glance

The Foreman Charitable Foundation

P.O. Box 1405

Huffman, TX United States 77336

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Sports

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $578,813

Total giving: $8,500

EIN

311735223

BRIDGE Number

0076892779

Background

Established in 2000 in TX - Founded by George E. Foreman, a former two-time World Heavyweight Boxing Champion who previously won a Gold Medal at the 1968 Olympic Games. In 1994, the 45-year-old Foreman became the oldest man to become heavyweight boxing champion of the world when he knocked out Michael Moorer. Now retired from boxing, he is a purveyor of the George Foreman Grill, an ordained minister, and a HBO ringside analyst.

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards paid directly to the college or university for residents of Houston, Texas.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Combat sports
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Secondary education
  • Sports
  • Sports and recreation
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $578,813 (market value)

Expenditures: $13,720

Total giving: $8,500

Qualifying distributions: $8,500