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Walter H. and Phyllis J. Shorenstein Foundation

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Last profile update: 01/16/2017
Last grant data update: 04/09/2016

At A Glance

Walter H. and Phyllis J. Shorenstein Foundation

235 Montgomery St., 16th Fl.

San Francisco, CA United States 94104

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

946113160

BRIDGE Number

4614601902

Background

Established in 1965 in CA - Founded by the late Phyllis J. and Walter H. Shorenstein and affiliated companies. Under Mr. Shorenstein's leadership, Shorenstein Company became the largest owner and operator of Class A office buildings in San Francisco. Mrs. Shorenstein was a founder of the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, CA. and, with her family, established the Joan Shorenstein Barone Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy at Harvard University