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Genevieve and Ward Orsinger Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-04

At A Glance

Genevieve and Ward Orsinger Foundation

(formerly Genevieve McDavitt Orsinger Foundation)

P.O. Box 90987

San Antonio, TX United States 78209-9094

Telephone: 2105900535


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $10,902,079

Total giving: $664,833





Additional Contact Information

Tel./fax: (210) 590-0535; mobile phone: (210) 378-6614


Established in 1997 in TX

Purpose and Activities

Giving in Bexar County includes: 1) programs related to early childhood that emphasize health and wellness, the fine arts, outdoor activities and/or literacy; 2) community service learning projects planned and operated by youth; 3) programs for adults that support self-sufficiency and/or enhance their capacity to care for their families; and 4) programs for elderly persons that use the fine arts to enhance quality of life and/or support health and wellness. Giving in the Central Texas counties of Comal, Guadalupe, Hays, Kendall and Travis consists of programs delivered to children ages 0 to 5 years old that utilize fine arts in curriculum.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Education
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Female adults
  • Female children and youth
  • Female infants and toddlers
  • Females
  • Homeless people
  • Incarcerated people
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Infants and toddlers
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Male adults
  • Male children and youth
  • Males
  • Military personnel
  • People with disabilities
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities
  • Seniors
  • Single parents
  • Students
  • Substance abusers
  • Terminally ill people
  • Young adults

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $10,902,079 (market value)

Expenditures: $852,436

Total giving: $664,833

Qualifying distributions: $776,436