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The Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 12/18/2016
Last grant data update: 03/25/2017

At A Glance

The Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation

1 Embarcadero Ctr., Ste. 1350

San Francisco, CA United States 94111-3700

Telephone: 4153524410

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

954078340

BRIDGE Number

8196898507

Background

Established in 1986 in CA - Founded by Gordon Getty, who is the fourth child of the oil tycoon J. Paul Getty, the founder of Getty Oil. After his father died in 1976, Gordon assumed control of his father's $2 billion trust and in 1986 he sold Getty Oil to Texaco for $10 billion.

Purpose and Activities

Support primarily for symphonies, opera companies, and educational institutions.