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The Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation Inc.

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-07

At A Glance

The Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation Inc.

(formerly The Sara Blakely Foundation Inc.)

3344 Peachtree Rd.

Atlanta, GA United States 30326

URL: www.sarablakelyfoundation.com

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $23,342,184

Total giving: $613,520

EIN

205088833

BRIDGE Number

1457643277

Background

Founded by Sara Blakely, the founder of multi-million dollar undergarment company Spanx. Sara Blakely has committed to The Giving Pledge, and has pledged to give away at least half of her wealth to philanthropy

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for human services, education, and to women's organizations.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Education
  • Foundations
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Females
Organizations
  • Foundations

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $23,342,184 (market value)

Gifts received: $4,005,500

Expenditures: $782,958

Total giving: $613,520

Qualifying distributions: $613,520

Giving activities include:

$613,520 for 30 grants (high: $100,000; low: $1,000)