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Quixote Foundation, Inc.

Profile

Last profile update: 05/11/2016
Last grant data update: 04/15/2017

At A Glance

Quixote Foundation, Inc.

5405 Leary Ave. N.W., Ste. 2

Seattle, WA United States 98107-4079

URL: www.quixotefoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

EIN

391916960

BRIDGE Number

7997315731

Background

Established in 1998 in WI - The grantmaker is a signatory to Philanthropy’s Promise, an initiative of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP). By signing on, the grantmaker has committed to allocating the majority of its grantmaking dollars to marginalized communities and at least 25 percent to social justice strategies, such as advocacy, community organizing, and civic engagement

Purpose and Activities

Giving to advance progressive causes through the action, education and policy work of dynamic nonprofit groups. Current interests of the foundation are: 1) protecting reproductive rights; 2) developing effective message strategies to safeguard the world's natural environment; 3) reforming media coverage and promoting public awareness of economic inequality; and 4) restoring U.S. democracy by making sure every vote is counted as cast.