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RGK Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-06-06

At A Glance

RGK Foundation

1301 W. 25th St., Ste. 300

Austin, TX United States 78705-4236

Telephone: (512) 474-9298

URL: www.rgkfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $150,946,409

Total giving: $6,670,926

EIN

746077587

BRIDGE Number

6287927866

Additional Contact Information

E-mail: shaffey@rgkfoundation.org

Background

Incorporated in 1966 in TX

Purpose and Activities

Grants to education, community, and medicine/health.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Community

The foundation supports a broad range of human services, community improvement, abuse prevention, and youth development programs. Human service programs of particular interest to the foundation include children and family services, early childhood development, and parenting education. The foundation supports a variety of community improvement programs including those that enhance nonprofit management and promote philanthropy and voluntarism. Youth development programs supported by the foundation typically include after-school educational enrichment programs that supplement and enhance formal education systems to increase the chances for successful outcomes in school and life. The foundation is also interested in programs that attract female and minority students into the fields of mathematics, science, and technology.

Education

Primary interests within Education include programs that focus on formal K-12 education (particularly mathematics, science, and reading), literacy, teacher development, and higher education.

Medicine/Health

Promotes the health and well-being of children and families, access to health services, and foundation-initiated support for ALS.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Abuse prevention
  • Child abuse
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Domestic violence
  • Domestic violence shelters
  • Education
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Health
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Females
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $150,946,409 (market value)

Expenditures: $8,198,926

Total giving: $6,670,926

Qualifying distributions: $7,585,242

Estimated financial data for year ending 2014-12-31:

Assets: $150,946,408