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Koch Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 05/03/2017
Last grant data update: 07/08/2017

At A Glance

Koch Foundation, Inc.

4421 N.W. 39th Ave., Bldg. 1, Ste. 1

Gainesville, FL United States 32606-7211

Telephone: (352) 373-7491

URL: www.thekochfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

591885997

BRIDGE Number

5701762857

Background

Incorporated in 1979 in FL - The foundation is an independent, private Catholic family foundation that administers grants for projects and programs that spread the Catholic faith. Established in 1979 by the founders, Carl and Paula Koch, the foundation uses its endowment to support evangelization activities of the Catholic faith. Officers and directors of the foundation consist primarily of family members. Over the years, the foundation has committed more than $200,000,000 to Catholic organizations worldwide.

Purpose and Activities

Grants only for Roman Catholic organizations that propagate the faith. Grants are made for direct evangelization programs, preparation of evangelists, Roman Catholic schools in resource-poor areas, and where the schools are the principal means of evangelization, and a Roman Catholic presence in the media.