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Waterwheel Foundation


Last profile update: 10/24/2017
Last grant data update: 11/08/2017

At A Glance

Waterwheel Foundation

P. O. Box 4400

Burlington, VT United States 05406-4400

Telephone: (212) 582-9700


Type of Grantmaker

Company-sponsored foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment




Established in 1997 in VT - Founded by Trey Anastasio, Mike Gordon, Jon Fishman and Page McConnell, who comprise the Grammy-nominated rock band Phish. Some of the albums Phish has issued include "Farmhouse" and "Rift"

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports organizations involved with social services with a focus on women and children; the environment with a focus on clean water and land conservation with public access; food banks; and urban gardening. Special emphasis is directed toward nonprofit organizations in communities where Phish visits while on tour.