The Ahmanson Foundation



The Ahmanson Foundation is a private foundation established in 1952 by the financier, Howard F. Ahmanson and his wife, Dorothy Grannis Ahmanson.


The Foundation's philanthropic interests in four areas including Arts and Humanities, Education, Health and Medicine, and Human Services.



The common areas the fundings support include construction and renovations; equipment and furnishings; technology and infrastructure; property acquisitions; transportation vehicles; and software, books, supplies.


Web Address

www.theahmansonfoundation.org

Assets

$774,170,000 - 2008-10-31
$1,148,525,000 - 2007-10-31


Giving

$26,133,000 - 2008-10-31
$47,698,270 - 2007-10-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from Ahmanson Foundation


Orthopaedic Institute for Children Dedicates New State-of-the-Art Medical Pavilion Moments Before ...
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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: OTHER PHILANTHROPY TEENS HEALTH CHILDREN FAMILY HOSPITALS PHILANTHROPY CONSUMER....more

Ahmanson Foundation Grants $250000 for General Assignment Classrooms for the Humanities
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The grant, awarded by the Ahmanson Foundation, represents the first use of outside funding to support non-departmental teaching spaces at...more

Prolonged Sitting Tied to Brain Atrophy
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The research was funded by National Institutes of Health grants, a Department of Energy contract, the McLoughlin Gift Fund for Cognitive Health, the Larry L. Hillblom Foundation, Fran and Ray Stark...more

Can a Broken Foster Care System Be Fixed? These Philanthropists Think So
Foundation: Blue Shield of California Foundation, California Community Foundation, David Bohnett Foundation, Ahmanson Foundation , Ahmanson Foundation , Annenberg Foundation , California Endowment, Annenberg Foundation, Ahmanson Foundation

It's a spirit of collaboration that has animated much of the philanthropic work on foster care in L.A., work that the Anthony and Jeanne Pritzker have played a major role in. The couple is part of...more

Mirror neuron activity predicts people's decision-making in moral dilemmas
Foundation: Northern Piedmont Community Foundation, Piedmont Community Foundation, Ahmanson Foundation , Ahmanson Foundation , Ahmanson Foundation

... the Brain Mapping Support Foundation, the Pierson-Lovelace Foundation, the Ahmanson Foundation, the William M. and Linda R. Dietel Philanthropic Fund at the Northern Piedmont Community...more

Community: Performers glow in annual holiday show
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In her jolly holly welcome, executive director Julie Larsen announced that the center recently received a $30,000 grant from the Ahmanson...more

Ines Familiar Miller
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Ines Familiar Miller. Assistant, LA n Sync and Sustainability. ifamiliarmiller [@] calfund [.] org | Ext. 233. Inés Familiar Miller supports the Senior...more

Pasadena Educational Foundation's Summer Enrichment Program Kicks-Off A Fun-Filled Summer ...
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... California Arts Council, The Green Foundation, Helen and Will Webster Foundation, Pasadena Community Foundation, and The Schow...more

LA Stage Allliance gifted grant to develop website for arts scene
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The Ahmanson Foundation has approved a two-year grant to LA Stage Alliance to develop a website for ticketing, listings, reviews and feature...more

LA Stage Alliance Receives Major Grant from The Ahmanson Foundation
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Los Angeles-based The Ahmanson Foundation has approved a major grant to LA Stage Alliance, the region's arts service organization for stage...more



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