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Kao Family Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-05

At A Glance

Kao Family Foundation

1200 E. 151st St.

Olathe, KS United States 66062-3426

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $16,980,309

Total giving: $870,000

EIN

202014620

BRIDGE Number

6473310274

Background

Established in 2004 in KS - Founded by Min-Hwan Kao, the co-founder of Garmin Ltd., a group of companies that develop consumer, aviation and marine technologies for the Global Positioning System.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Nonprofits
  • Orchestral music
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
Organizations
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $16,980,309 (market value)

Expenditures: $911,510

Total giving: $870,000

Qualifying distributions: $870,000

Giving activities include:

$870,000 for 18 grants (high: $148,600; low: $200)