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Robert W. Woodruff Foundation

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Last profile update: 05/22/2017
Last grant data update: 07/08/2017

At A Glance

Robert W. Woodruff Foundation

(formerly Trebor Foundation, Inc.)

191 Peachtree St., NE, Ste. 3540

Atlanta, GA United States 30303-1799

Telephone: (404) 522-6755

URL: woodruff.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

EIN

581695425

BRIDGE Number

1288836228

Background

Incorporated in 1937 in DE - Founded by the late Robert Woodruff, who assumed leadership of The Coca-Cola Company in 1923 and guided it until his death in 1985. In 1937 he incorporated the Trebor Foundation, which was renamed the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation following his death. The foundation received funds from the estate of Mr. Woodruff's wife, Nell Hodgson Woodruff, who died in 1968, and from Mr. Woodruff's estate.

Purpose and Activities

To enhance the quality of life for citizens in Georgia by investing in the health, education, economic opportunity and the vitality of the community.