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Musk Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Musk Foundation

11075 Santa Monica Blvd., Ste. 150

Los Angeles, CA United States 90025-7541

Telephone: 6502105000

URL: www.muskfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-06-30)

Assets: $57,371

Total giving: $558,000

EIN

770587507

BRIDGE Number

2895851934

Background

Established in 2001 in CA - Founded by Elon Musk, who is co-founder of PayPal, SpaceX and Tesla Motors. Forbes listed him on its "America's 20 Most Powerful CEOs 40 and Under" in 2011 and in 2010 Time Magazine listed him among the 100 people most likely to have an impact on the world. Elon Musk has committed to The Giving Pledge, and has pledged to give away at least half of his wealth to philanthropy

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for renewable energy research and advocacy, human space exploration research and advocacy, pediatric research, and science and engineering education.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Engineering
  • Environment
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Pediatrics
  • Science
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Coalitions and alliances

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-06-30

Assets: $57,371 (market value)

Gifts received: $600,000

Expenditures: $582,908

Total giving: $558,000

Qualifying distributions: $570,648