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The G. and R. Loeb Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-05-29

At A Glance

The G. and R. Loeb Foundation, Inc.

110 Westwood Plz., Rm. F322

Los Angeles, CA United States 90095-1481

Telephone: (310) 206-1877


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-09-30)

Assets: $528,629

Total giving: $22,197






Established in 1957 in CA and NY

Purpose and Activities

Supports the Gerald Loeb Award's to recognize writers in journalism who contribute to the understanding of business, finance, and economy.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Gerald Loeb Awards

The winning entry in each category receives a $2,000 honorarium. If a winning entry has more than one contestant, the award will be divided equally. If the final judges determine that an entry or entries not selected for a prize in a particular category merits special recognition, the entry may be awarded honorable mention. Honorable mentions in each category receive $500. Under certain special circumstances, established by the final judges, a writer or entry may receive a special award. Award finalists are announced in late spring, and award winners are announced at the banquet and presentation ceremony in early summer.

Grants to Individuals Program

Awards in business journalism, recognizing writers, editors and producers who have made significant contributions to the understanding of business, finance, and the economy for both the private investor and the general public.

Fields of Interest

  • Education

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-09-30

Assets: $528,629 (market value)

Gifts received: $73,424

Expenditures: $203,488

Total giving: $22,197

Qualifying distributions: $202,248