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The Oak Foundation U.S.A.


Last profile update: 04/12/2017
Last grant data update: 02/06/2018

At A Glance

The Oak Foundation U.S.A.

55 Vilcom Center Dr., Ste. 340

Chapel Hill, NC United States 27514-1690


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor



Related Organizations


Established in 1986 in DE - The resources of the Oak Foundation originated from an interest in the Duty Free Shoppers business which Alan M. Parker helped to build up. The foundation was reorganized in 1998 and has offices throughout the world, with the main office in Geneva, Switzerland.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation's giving priorities include child abuse, the environment, especially climate change and marine conservation, human rights, issues affecting women, housing and homelessness, learning differences and special interest grants. .