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The Marcus Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 05/11/2016
Last grant data update: 11/19/2016

At A Glance

The Marcus Foundation, Inc.

1266 W. Paces Ferry Rd., No. 615

Atlanta, GA United States 30327-2306

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

581815651

BRIDGE Number

0246498470

Background

Established in 1989 in GA - Founded by Bernard Marcus, who is a co-founder of Home Depot, a retail home improvement store selling construction products and other home furnishing items ranging from paint to appliances. Bernard and Billi Marcus have committed to The Giving Pledge, and have pledged to give away at least half of their wealth to philanthropy

Purpose and Activities

Support primarily for human services, mental health, Jewish federated giving programs, education, and public affairs.