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The Burnett Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-10-06

At A Glance

The Burnett Foundation

(formerly The Burnett-Tandy Foundation)

801 Cherry St., Ste. 1585

Fort Worth, TX United States 76102-6881

Telephone: (817) 877-3344

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $289,111,707

Total giving: $10,744,613

EIN

751638517

BRIDGE Number

7603590238

Background

Established in 1978 in TX

Purpose and Activities

Support primarily for major museum projects and other cultural institutions, social service agencies, community development groups, and educational institutions.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Program-Related Investment

Historically, the foundation has made a PRI, in the form of a loan, to an art association, for the operation of a museum of modern art.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Community improvement
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Human services
  • Museums
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Females

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $289,111,707 (market value)

Expenditures: $16,694,615

Total giving: $10,744,613

Qualifying distributions: $11,058,028

Giving activities include:

$10,744,613 for 21 grants (high: $2,627,500; low: $7,500)

$2,185 for 1 foundation-administered program