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Peter Norton Family Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

Peter Norton Family Foundation

225 Arizona, Ste. 350

Santa Monica, CA United States 90401-1244

Telephone: (310) 576-7700

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business
  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2011-12-31)

Assets: $0

Total giving: $0

EIN

954195347

BRIDGE Number

1132553127

Background

Established in 1988 in CA - Founded by Peter and Eileen Norton. Mr. Norton is a software publisher and author. He produced numerous programs, technical manuals, and introductory computing books, but is best known for "The Peter Norton Programmer's Guide to the IBM-PC," a popular and comprehensive guide to low-level programming on the PC platform.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation gives support in the areas of art, education, and human services, as well as for exhibitions.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Early childhood education
  • Elementary education
  • Family services
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Human services
  • Museums
  • Visual arts
  • Women's services
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Children
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Female children and youth
  • Female young adults
  • Females
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Male young adults
  • People of African descent
  • People with HIV/AIDS
  • Young adults

Financial Data

Year ended 2011-12-31

Assets: $0 (market value)

Expenditures: $12,583

Total giving: $0

Qualifying distributions: $1,906