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Patrick F. Taylor Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Patrick F. Taylor Foundation

1 Lee Cir.

New Orleans, LA United States 70130-3931

URL: www.pftaylorfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $24,839,374

Total giving: $5,268,408

EIN

581686754

BRIDGE Number

5708861442

Background

Established in 1987 in LA

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for education, and the arts or humanities. The foundation also offers individual scholarships to graduating Louisiana high school students attending a 4-year Louisiana undergraduate institution, based on financial need and academic performance.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to graduating Louisiana high school students attending a four-year LA undergraduate institution, based on financial need and academic performance.

The Taylor/Audubon Students and Scholars Program

Eligible students earn a one-year membership to the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas and the Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium for achieving a 2.5 grade point average or higher. Students who earn a 3.0 GPA or above also qualify for a one-year membership to the Audubon Zoo. The program is open to all Louisiana students in grades 7th through 12th, whether attending public, private, or parochial schools. One parent or guardian may accompany students free of charge to these sites. See web site for additional information.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Economics for youth
  • Education
  • Foundations
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Museums
  • Philanthropy
  • Secondary education
  • University education
  • Youth development
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People of African descent
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $24,839,374 (market value)

Gifts received: $3,500,000

Expenditures: $5,348,307

Total giving: $5,268,408

Qualifying distributions: $5,268,408