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Victoria S. & Bradley L. Geist Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-06-06

At A Glance

Victoria S. & Bradley L. Geist Foundation

827 Fort Street Mall

Honolulu, HI United States 96813-4317

Telephone: (808) 537-6333


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $42,762,577

Total giving: $1,516,947






Established in 1975 in HI

Purpose and Activities

The foundation has particular interest in programs involving the recruitment, initial and follow-up training, or retention of foster parents, sibling connectivity projects and supporting transitioning foster youth. The foundation also provides grants for medical research, and to support researchers to investigate key health issues within the context of both national research trends, and the reality of conducting studies in today's high-cost environment.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to students of Hawaii who are currently or formerly in the foster care system, pursuing higher education.

Fields of Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Community college education
  • Education
  • Family services
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $42,762,577 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,003,538

Total giving: $1,516,947

Qualifying distributions: $1,767,994