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Oscar C. Rixson Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-02-23

At A Glance

Oscar C. Rixson Foundation, Inc.

P.O. Box 19255

Asheville, NC United States 28815-1255

Telephone: 8282741121

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $3,233,975

Total giving: $287,625






Incorporated in 1925 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Grants only to evangelical churches, missions, and organizations in support of missionaries. Grant requests for non-Protestant, non-evangelical purposes will not be considered. Since grants originate within the Rixson Board, requests for grants are neither solicited nor desired.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Grants to missionaries, teachers, and laymen engaged in the spread of the gospel throughout the world.

Fields of Interest

  • International development
  • International relations
  • Protestantism
  • Religion
International Interests
  • Africa
  • Canada
  • Europe
  • South America
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Christians
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $3,233,975 (market value)

Gifts received: $84,358

Expenditures: $363,076

Total giving: $287,625

Qualifying distributions: $287,625