The David Geffen Foundation

The David Geffen Foundation Overview

The David Geffen Foundation is located in Los Angeles, CA. The organization was established in 1987. According to its NTEE Classification (T20) the organization is classified as: Private Grantmaking Foundations, under the broad grouping of Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking Foundations and related organizations. This organization is an independent organization and not affiliated with a larger national or regional group of organizations.

For the year ending 12/2019, David Geffen Foundation generated $85.6m in total revenue. This represents a relatively dramatic decline in revenue. Over the past 2 years, the organization has seen revenues fall by an average of (56.4%) each year. All expenses for the organization totaled $43.3m during the year ending 12/2019. You can explore the organizations financials more deeply in the financial statements section below.

Since 2019, David Geffen Foundation has awarded 152 individual grants totaling $41,175,591. If you would like to learn more about the grant giving history of this organization, scroll down to the grant profile section of this page.

Mission & Program ActivityExcerpts From the 990PF Filing

TAX YEAR

2019

Describe the Organization's Program Activity:

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The David Geffen Foundation Board, Officers & Key Employees

Name (title)Compensation
J Dallas Dishman
Executive Director
$130,038
David Geffen
Trustee
$0

The David Geffen Foundation Vendors

Vendor Name (Service)Compensation
Pricewaterhousecoopers Llp
$98,700
Paul Weiss Rifkind & Wharton Llp
$63,116
Morgan Stanley
$209,595
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Financial Statements

Statement of Revenue
Contributions, Gifts, Grants & Similar $30,435,000
Interest on Savings $0
Dividends & Interest $27,158,567
Net Rental Income$0
Net Gain on Sale of Assets $32,153,472
Capital Gain Net Income $32,153,472
Net ST Capital Gain $0
Income Modifications $0
Profit on Inventory Sales $0
Other Income -$4,163,338
Total Revenue $85,583,701

The David Geffen Foundation Grants Awarded

Over the last fiscal year, The David Geffen Foundation has awarded $41,175,591 in support to 152 organizations.

Grant RecipientAmount

Los Angeles, CA

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$14,215,173

Los Angeles, CA

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$13,000,000

MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

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New York, NY

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$10,000,000

ASSOCIATION FOR FRONTOTEMPORAL DEGENERATION

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$1,000,000

PROSTATE CANCER FOUNDATION

Org PageRecipient Profile

Santa Monica, CA

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$500,000

STATUE OF LIBERTY ELLIS ISLAND FOUNDATION

Org PageRecipient Profile

New York, NY

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$500,000
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