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Guthy Jackson Charitable Foundation

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Last Updated: 2016-07-27

At A Glance

Guthy Jackson Charitable Foundation

10525 Vista Sorrento Pkwy Ste 210

San Diego, CA United States 92121-2747

Telephone: (858) 638-7638

URL: www.guthyjacksonfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $29,828

Total giving: $4,986,847

EIN

266461545

BRIDGE Number

6786860157

Background

Established in 2008 in CA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation is dedicated to funding research in the search to understand the pathophysiology and biochemistry of Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO) Spectrum Disease. The foundation is passionate in its support of providing opportunities to develop programs for prevention, clinical treatments, and an eventual cure for this rare and often misunderstood disease. The foundation is committed to providing an online community for those who have been diagnosed with NMO, as well as providing centralized information resources for individuals who want to learn more about this rare disease. For those who want to donate to the cause of this misunderstood and often misdiagnosed disease, the foundation will dedicate 100% of all funding gifts to basic science research centers.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • In-patient medical care
International Interests
  • England
Population Groups
  • Academics

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $29,828 (market value)

Gifts received: $5,126,644

Expenditures: $5,144,541

Total giving: $4,986,847

Qualifying distributions: $5,144,381

Giving activities include:

$4,986,847 for 24 grants (high: $2,340,000; low: $25,850)