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The Simmons Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 05/15/2017
Last grant data update: 05/20/2017

At A Glance

The Simmons Foundation

109 N. Post Oak Ln., Ste. 220

Houston, TX United States 77024-7750

Telephone: (713) 268-8099

URL: www.thesimmonsfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

760398915

BRIDGE Number

5678150202

Background

Established in 1993 in TX

Purpose and Activities

The foundation's mission is to invest in the community so lives can be improved by helping people help themselves. The foundation focuses its funding in one of 5 areas: health, education, civic/community, capacity building, and humans services. In each quarter the foundation pays particular attention to the following: advocacy, empowering vulnerable communities, prevention and intervention, and women and children. Scholarships are also made to relatives of current employees of Redstone Companies and its related entities .