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Gene Haas Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 12/18/2016
Last grant data update: 06/24/2017

At A Glance

Gene Haas Foundation

2800 Sturgis Rd.

Oxnard, CA United States 93030-8901

Telephone: (805) 988-6979

URL: ghaasfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Sports

EIN

954724825

BRIDGE Number

4187330155

Background

Established in 1998 in CA - Founded by Gene Francis Haas, founder, president and sole stockholder of Haas Automation, one of the world's leading CNC (Computer Numerical Controlled) machine tool manufacturers. Haas also founded a NASCAR team, originally known as CNC Racing, now known as Stewart-Haas Racing. In addition, he founded the Formula One Team, Haas Formula.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to children’s charities and organizations that feed the poor, especially within the local community of Ventura County, California; giving also for scholarship funds to high schools, community colleges and special educational programs that help build skills within the machining industry.