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The Carl C. Icahn Foundation

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Last profile update: 04/11/2017
Last grant data update: 07/29/2017

At A Glance

The Carl C. Icahn Foundation

767 5th Ave., Ste. 4700

New York City, NY United States 10153-0023

Telephone: (212) 702-4300

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

133091588

BRIDGE Number

6199589216

Background

Established in 1980 in NY and DE - Founded by Carl C. Icahn, a financier and private equity investor. He is the founder of Icahn & Co., Inc., a securities firm. He is the Chairman of XO Holdings, Inc., Icahn Enterprises, LP, American Railcar Industries, Inc., and Federal-Mogul Corp., Inc. He owns lowestfare.com, TWA, Adventryx Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Vector Group Ltd. In 2008, Icahn launched "The Icahn Report," a web site that focuses on shareholder rights. Carl C. Icahn has committed to The Giving Pledge, and has pledged to give away at least half of his wealth to philanthropy.