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Sehgal Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 06/01/2016
Last grant data update: 06/04/2016

At A Glance

Sehgal Foundation

(formerly Sehgal Family Foundation)

100 Court Ave., Ste. 211

Des Moines, IA United States 50309

Telephone: (515) 288-0010

URL: www.smsfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

421477858

BRIDGE Number

3068602614

Background

Established in 1998 in IA

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for the environment and natural resource conservation. The foundation also works to address issues in India, such as gender inequality, low literacy, and awareness of reproductive health and family planning. Additionally, the foundation works to facilitate Gurgaon, India villagers in assessing their perceived, met, unmet, hidden health care, and other domestic needs, and it also works to ensure that safe drinking water is available throughout rural Gurgaon, and to promote water literacy. The foundation also works to create village level institutions in India which generate both employment and income, and assist in start up farm production activities.