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The Thoresen Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

The Thoresen Foundation

2725 Woodridge Chase

Canton, GA United States 30114-6861

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $41,200,011

Total giving: $2,116,000

EIN

366102493

BRIDGE Number

4711675761

Background

Established in 1952 in IL

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for higher education, the environment and wildlife conservation, and to health associations.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Higher education
  • Theater
  • Wildlife biodiversity
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Females
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Military personnel
  • People with disabilities
  • People with hearing impairments
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with vision impairments
  • Seniors
  • Terminally ill people
  • Young adults
Organizations
  • Associations

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $41,200,011 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,556,076

Total giving: $2,116,000

Qualifying distributions: $2,242,773

Giving activities include:

$2,116,000 for 59 grants (high: $200,000; low: $5,000)