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The Lyda Hill Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-11

At A Glance

The Lyda Hill Foundation

2001 Ross Ave., Ste. 4600

Dallas, TX United States 75201-8007

Telephone: (214) 922-1100

URL: lydahillfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-11-30)

Assets: $8,573,567

Total giving: $375,000

EIN

752708838

BRIDGE Number

1428905010

Background

Established in 1997 in TX - Founded by Lyda Hill, a businesswoman. Lyda Hill has committed to The Giving Pledge, and has pledged to give away at least half of her wealth to philanthropy.

Purpose and Activities

Support for efforts that advance transformational research in the foundation's primary interest areas of early stage bio-medical, environment, and alternative energy.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Biomedicine
  • Environment
  • Environmental education
  • Geography
  • Physical and earth sciences
  • Science
  • Social sciences
Population Groups
  • Children and youth

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-11-30

Assets: $8,573,567 (market value)

Gifts received: $400,000

Expenditures: $435,148

Total giving: $375,000

Qualifying distributions: $376,710