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The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation


Last profile update: 03/03/2018
Last grant data update: 02/11/2018

At A Glance

The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation

(formerly The J. Willard Marriott Foundation)

10400 Fernwood Rd., Dept. 52/925

Bethesda, MD United States 20817-1102

Telephone: 3013802246

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business






Established in 1966 in DC - Founded by the late Alice and J. Willard Marriott. The Marriotts founded the Marriott Corporation (which became Marriott International in 1993), the parent company of one of the largest hospitality, hotel chains and food services companies in the world. Their son, John Willard Marriott, Jr., is the current Exec. Chairman of Marriott International.

Purpose and Activities

Grants primarily to local, previously supported charities, and a few general scholarship funds.