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Keller Family Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 05/10/2017
Last grant data update: 09/02/2017

At A Glance

Keller Family Foundation

1100 Poydras St., Ste. 1502

New Orleans, LA United States 70163-1101

Telephone: (504) 207-8541

URL: kellerfamilyfoundation.org/index.html

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

726027426

BRIDGE Number

3007698167

Background

Established in 1949 in LA - The Keller Family Foundation was originally formed as the Lincoln Foundation in 1949 by Charles Keller, Jr. and Rosa Freeman Keller with 10 shares of Coca-Cola Company stock. Mr. and Mrs. Keller made various additional contributions to the foundation throughout their lives. They were instrumental, both as a couple and individually, in developing affordable housing for New Orleans's African-American community and integrating the city's public libraries and swimming pools

Purpose and Activities

The foundation has interests in education, youth development, human services, and public affairs.