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Sterling-Turner Foundation

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Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Sterling-Turner Foundation

(formerly Turner Charitable Foundation)

5850 San Felipe St., Ste. 125

Houston, TX United States 77057-3292

Telephone: (713) 237-1117

URL: sterlingturnerfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $62,794,423

Total giving: $2,595,000

EIN

741460482

BRIDGE Number

6577158550

Additional Contact Information

Email: pstilley@stfdn.org; additional contact: Jeannie Arnold, Exec. Asst., email: Jeannie.arnold@stfdn.org

Background

Incorporated in 1960 in TX

Purpose and Activities

Giving for higher and secondary education, social services, youth, the elderly, fine and performing arts groups and other cultural programs, Catholic, Jewish, and Protestant church support and religious programs, hospitals, health services, AIDS research, hospices, programs for women and children, minorities, the homeless, the handicapped, urban and community development, civic and urban affairs, libraries, and conservation programs.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Addiction services
  • Arts and culture
  • Basic and remedial instruction
  • Business promotion
  • Cancers
  • Catholicism
  • Child development
  • Child educational development
  • Child welfare
  • Community and economic development
  • Domestic violence
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Family services
  • Food aid
  • Health
  • Heart and circulatory system diseases
  • Higher education
  • Historic preservation
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Homeless services
  • Hospice care
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Libraries
  • Mental health care
  • Museums
  • Natural resources
  • Performing arts
  • Protestantism
  • Reading promotion
  • Rehabilitation
  • Religion
  • Secondary education
  • Sports and recreation
  • Theater
  • Visual arts
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Females
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Out-of-home youth
  • People of African descent
  • People of Latin American descent
  • People with HIV/AIDS
  • Seniors
  • Students
Organizations
  • Associations

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $62,794,423 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,867,769

Total giving: $2,595,000

Qualifying distributions: $2,779,624