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The Philecology Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-13

At A Glance

The Philecology Foundation

201 Main St., Ste. 2300

Fort Worth, TX United States 76102-3137

Telephone: 8173908400

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Other

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-06-30)

Assets: $32,634,317

Total giving: $14,012,200

EIN

208987808

BRIDGE Number

5835208396

Background

Established in 2007 in TX - Founded by Edward P. Bass, a businessman, financier, philanthropist, and environmentalist who financed the Biosphere 2 project, an artificially closed ecological system designed to mimic the earth so as to live on Mars. He is also the Chairman of the investment and venture-capital management firm Fine Line.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Biodiversity
  • Biology
  • Botany
  • Environment
  • Environmental education
  • Plant biodiversity
  • Science
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-06-30

Assets: $32,634,317 (market value)

Expenditures: $14,116,706

Total giving: $14,012,200

Qualifying distributions: $14,012,200