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Dr. Seuss Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2017-01-12

At A Glance

Dr. Seuss Foundation

7301 Encelia Dr.

La Jolla, CA United States 92037-5279

Telephone: (858) 454-7384

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $6,425,405

Total giving: $4,058,870

EIN

956029752

BRIDGE Number

2587559063

Background

Incorporated in 1958 in CA - Founded by the late Theodor "Dr. Seuss" Geisel who was an author and cartoonist who published over 60 children's books. Among his popular books are "Green Eggs and Ham," "The Cat in the Hat," "Horton Hears a Who," and "How the Grinch Stole Christmas."

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Family services
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Museums
  • Nonprofits
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Associations
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $6,425,405 (market value)

Gifts received: $10,000,000

Expenditures: $4,069,900

Total giving: $4,058,870

Qualifying distributions: $4,058,870