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Weingart Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 07/17/2016
Last grant data update: 03/18/2017

At A Glance

Weingart Foundation

1055 W. 7th St., Ste. 3200

Los Angeles, CA United States 90017-2305

Telephone: (213) 688-7799

URL: www.weingartfnd.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

EIN

956054814

BRIDGE Number

8373182437

Background

Incorporated in 1951 in CA - Founded by the late Ben and Stella Weingart. Ben Weingart was the real estate developer who, along with Louis Boyar and Mark Taper, was credited with the creation of the "instant city" of Lakewood, CA, that was, along with Levittown, NY, the archetypal post-World War II American suburb.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation seeks to build a better America by offering constructive assistance to people in need, thereby helping them to lead more rewarding, responsible lives. .