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Kohler Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 04/12/2017
Last grant data update: 05/06/2017

At A Glance

Kohler Foundation, Inc.

725 Woodlake Rd., Ste. X

Kohler, WI United States 53044-1354

Telephone: (920) 458-1972

URL: www.kohlerfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

390810536

BRIDGE Number

2129245991

Background

Incorporated in 1940 in WI - Founded by the late Herbert V. Kohler and members of the Kohler family. Herbert V. Kohler ran the Kohler Company, known for manufacturing plumbing products, from 1937 to 1968. In 2006 the Yale School of Management awarded Kohler the "Legend in Leadership Award"

Purpose and Activities

Supports education and the arts in WI. Annual program funds provide scholarships for students graduating from Sheboygan County high schools. All scholarship recipients are chosen by their schools. The Distinguished Guest Series, a performing arts series, is presented as a cultural benefit to the community.