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The Helmerich Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 02/10/2016
Last grant data update: 12/10/2016

At A Glance

The Helmerich Foundation

1437 S. Boulder Ave., No. 1400

Tulsa, OK United States 74119-3609

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business
  • Family foundation

EIN

736105607

BRIDGE Number

6503486929

Background

Established in 1965 in OK - Founded by W.H. Helmerich and the late Walter H. Helmerich, III. Mr. Helmerich III was Chairman of the land and offshore drilling contracting firm of Helmerich & Payne, Inc.

Purpose and Activities

Limited to large capital needs in the Tulsa, OK, area for charitable, and educational purposes. Primary areas of interest include community development, higher education, health services, museums, and the performing arts.