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Thomas & Dorothy Leavey Foundation

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Last profile update: 04/12/2017
Last grant data update: 06/10/2017

At A Glance

Thomas & Dorothy Leavey Foundation

10100 Santa Monica Blvd., Ste. 610

Los Angeles, CA United States 90067-4110

Telephone: 3105519936

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

956060162

BRIDGE Number

2576435812

Background

Established in 1952 in CA - Thomas Leavey and partner John C. Tyler began the Farmer's Insurance Company in 1928. The foundation was begun in 1952 by Leavey and his wife, Dorothy. Thomas Leavey died in 1980 and Dorothy actively led the foundation until her death in 1998.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for hospitals, medical research, higher and secondary education, and Catholic church groups; provides scholarships to children of employees of Farmers Group, Inc.