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The Towbes Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-05-10

At A Glance

The Towbes Foundation

21 E. Victoria St., Ste. 200

Santa Barbara, CA United States 93101-2605

Telephone: (805) 962-2121

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-06-30)

Assets: $1,122,643

Total giving: $937,346

EIN

953519577

BRIDGE Number

3366846344

Additional Contact Information

Additional address: P.O. Box 20130, Santa Barbara, CA 93120-0130; e-mail for Barbara Ross: bross@towbes.com

Background

Established in 1980 in CA

Purpose and Activities

Primary areas of interest include: education, including scholarships; medical research, especially in the area of neurological disease; promotion of the performing arts; and promotion and preservation of the free enterprise system.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Performing arts
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-06-30

Assets: $1,122,643 (market value)

Gifts received: $1,001,903

Expenditures: $1,000,398

Total giving: $937,346

Qualifying distributions: $938,346