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Charles and Lisa Simonyi Fund for Arts and Sciences

Profile

Last profile update: 06/04/2016
Last grant data update: 07/30/2016

At A Glance

Charles and Lisa Simonyi Fund for Arts and Sciences

(formerly Charles Simonyi Fund for Arts and Sciences)

P.O. Box 85900

Seattle, WA United States 98145-1900

Telephone: (206) 522-7000

URL: www.simonyifund.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business
  • Family foundation

EIN

550846712

BRIDGE Number

7834420988

Background

Established in 2003 in WA - Founded by Charles Simonyi, a computer software executive who managed the teams that developed Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and other best-selling software applications. Mr. Simonyi left Microsoft in Aug. 2002 to found Intentional Software Corporation, a software engineering company with an emphasis on productivity applications

Purpose and Activities

The foundation distributes funds to worthy organizations that demonstrate excellence in the arts, sciences and education.