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The Sweetgrass Foundation, Inc.

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Last Updated: 2016-02-10

At A Glance

The Sweetgrass Foundation, Inc.

3290 Northside Pkwy., N.W., Ste. 950

Atlanta, GA United States 30327-2273

Telephone: (678) 538-2029

URL: www.thesweetgrassfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-09-30)

Assets: $3,368,953

Total giving: $167,500

EIN

582011000

BRIDGE Number

5715141886

Background

Established around 1992 in GA

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to individuals and organizations working directly for ecological health, and cultural diversity and preservation. The foundation has a special interest in the protection of pristine wilderness areas and in work that supports young people in gaining respect for the earth.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Biodiversity
  • Bird preservation
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Medical specialties
  • Natural resources
  • Surgery
  • Wildlife biodiversity
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • American Indians
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities
  • People with physical disabilities
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-09-30

Assets: $3,368,953 (market value)

Expenditures: $216,418

Total giving: $167,500

Qualifying distributions: $173,646

Giving activities include:

$167,500 for 18 grants (high: $35,000; low: $1,500)