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van Loben Sels/RembeRock Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-06-04

At A Glance

van Loben Sels/RembeRock Foundation

(formerly van Loben Sels Foundation)

131 Steuart St., Ste. 301

San Francisco, CA United States 94105-1241

Telephone: (415) 512-0500


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $39,972,067

Total giving: $1,935,658





Additional Contact Information

Tel. for application information: Gail Shuster, Grants Mgr. Mail applications to Ms. Toni Rembe. Additional tel. for Dan Corsello, Interim Exec. Dir.: (415) 512-0572, e-mail:


Incorporated in 1964 in CA

Purpose and Activities

The van Loben Sels/RembeRock Foundation's mission is to promote social justice in Northern California by means of legal services and advocacy. Its primary focus is to provide low-income residents with affordable legal services in areas such as immigration, civil rights, housing, and access to benefits. It will also consider funding programs for incarcerated women, for youth in the juvenile justice system, as well as literacy programs in prison or county jail and social-justice programs in remote, rural communities.

Fields of Interest

  • Due process
  • Human rights
  • Immigrant rights
  • Immigration law
  • Legal services
  • LGBTQ rights
  • Minority rights
  • Public interest law
  • Public safety
  • Women's rights
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $39,972,067 (market value)

Gifts received: $12,500,000

Expenditures: $2,514,073

Total giving: $1,935,658

Qualifying distributions: $2,304,054