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Szekely Family Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-10

At A Glance

Szekely Family Foundation

(formerly Szekely Foundation for American Volunteers)

3232 Dove St.

San Diego, CA United States 92103-5548

Telephone: (619) 295-3144

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $6,195,644

Total giving: $244,044






Established in 1986 in CA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation's primary interests include: 1) addressing environmental concerns for the area along the border between California and Baja California, Mexico to protect the land for future generations of Americans and Mexicans; and 2) support for the newly established Immigration Museum of New Americans, honoring those who have chosen to make new lives for themselves and their families in the United States.

Fields of Interest

  • Environment
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Immigrants
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $6,195,644 (market value)

Expenditures: $285,876

Total giving: $244,044

Qualifying distributions: $253,869

Giving activities include:

$244,044 for 91 grants (high: $57,000; low: $100)