Skip to main contentfttfebywxaecfwtdswfttfe

Monterey Peninsula Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-04-15

At A Glance

Monterey Peninsula Foundation

(formerly Monterey Peninsula Golf Foundation)

1 Lower Ragsdale Dr., Bldg. 3, Ste. 100

Monterey, CA United States 93940-5769

Telephone: (831) 649-1533


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment; Sports

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-06-30)

Assets: $43,625,828

Total giving: $8,580,363





Additional Contact Information

Additional contact information (for Laurel Lee-Alexander): tel.: (831) 649-1533, ext. 230; e-mail:; E-mail to submit electronic applications:


Established in 1978 in CA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation enhances the quality of life in Monterey County and surrounding areas through strategic disbursements of charitable funds generated by hosting the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am and the First Tee Open at Pebble Beach. The foundation is guided in grant making by specific areas that include: youth, education, health, human services, arts, community and environmental programs.

Program Area(s)

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

Youth Fund

The foundation administers the Youth Fund, which is a youth-oriented fund that awards grants to selected youth-oriented nonprofit organizations and schools in Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties. Of the total foundation's grants approved each year, approximately 60 grants are awarded from the Youth Fund, averaging $8,000. Youth Fund grants range from $1,000 - 10,000. The Youth Fund does not make grants to individuals. Recipients must be 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organizations or schools.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Unknown or not classified
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
  • Associations

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-06-30

Assets: $43,625,828 (market value)

Gifts received: $8,627,902

Expenditures: $10,733,421

Total giving: $8,580,363

Qualifying distributions: $10,418,735