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Gaia Fund


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Gaia Fund

44 Montgomery St., Ste. 1040

San Francisco, CA United States 94104-4602

Telephone: (415) 391-6943


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $46,103,559

Total giving: $1,144,325



Bridge Number


Additional Contact Information

Contact for inquiry form: Susan R. Clark, e-mail:


Established in 1994 in CA

Purpose and Activities

Support primarily for organizations involved with environmental programs that promote sustainable practices relative to food production, distribution, and consumption. The fund also makes grants to programs serving the Jewish community of San Francisco, California.

Program Area(s)

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

Program-Related Investment

The foundation made a long-term loan to an environmental organization to cover the expenses of a direct mailing.

Fields of Interest

  • Environment
  • Judaism
  • Natural resources
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $46,103,559 (market value)

Gifts received: $833,653

Expenditures: $1,668,056

Total giving: $1,144,325

Qualifying distributions: $1,303,788