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Ernest L. Kurth, Jr. Charitable Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

Ernest L. Kurth, Jr. Charitable Foundation

P.O. Box 831041

Dallas, TX United States 75283-1041

Telephone: 8003577094

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $43,546,225

Total giving: $2,265,315





Additional Contact Information

Application address: c/o Wyatt Leinart, P.O. Box 1506, Lufkin, TX 75902-1506, tel.: (936) 632-6450


Established in 1983

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports institutions and organizations that give promise of producing significant advances in the areas of education, health, community and social service, and cultural arts and the humanities.

Fields of Interest

  • Animal welfare
  • Community and economic development
  • Domesticated animals
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Environment
  • Family services
  • Human services
  • Museums
  • Public administration
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
  • Victims and oppressed people
  • Victims of crime and abuse

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $43,546,225 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,738,539

Total giving: $2,265,315

Qualifying distributions: $2,444,634