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Robert W. Woodruff Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-10-21

At A Glance

Robert W. Woodruff Foundation, Inc.

(formerly Trebor Foundation, Inc.)

191 Peachtree N.W., Ste. 3540

Atlanta, GA United States 30303-1799

Telephone: (404) 522-6755


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $3,124,081,263

Total giving: $142,788,758






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.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Natural resources
  • Public affairs
  • Senior services
  • Sustainable development
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Seniors
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $3,124,081,263 (market value)

Expenditures: $146,366,481

Total giving: $142,788,758

Qualifying distributions: $143,743,696