GEORGIA-PACIFIC FOUNDATION, INC.

Financial Information

Total Assets: $339,091

Total Giving: $3,656,342

Area of Service:

Alabama
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New Y

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in 2006:
$250,000 to Community Foundation for, to Community Development, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to Baton Rouge Economic, for Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$90,000 to United Way Of Southeast, Pine Bluff, AR, for Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$75,000 to Marcus Institute, Atlanta, GA, for Education, payable over 1 year.
$65,000 to United Fund Of Ashley County, for Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$60,000 to Rebuilding Together, Washington, DC, for Community Development, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Project Grad Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, for Education, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Project Grad Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, for Education, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Atlanta Botanical Garden, Atlanta, GA, for Environment, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Atlanta Botanical Garden, Atlanta, GA, for Environment, payable over 1 year.

Limitations

Giving limited to areas of company operations in AL, AR, AZ, CA, Washington, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MI, MN, MO, MS, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY, and Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America.
No support for discriminatory organizations, political candidates, churches or religious denominations, religious or theological schools, social, labor, veterans’, alumni, or fraternal organizations not of direct benefit to the entire community, athletic associations, national organizations with local chapters already receiving support, medical or nursing schools, or pass-through organizations.
No grants to individuals (except for scholarships), or for emergency needs for general operating support, political causes, legislative lobbying, or advocacy efforts, goodwill advertising, sporting events, general operating support for United Way member agencies, tickets or tables for testimonials or similar benefit events, named academic chairs, social sciences or health science programs, fundraising events, or trips or

Summary

The foundation supports programs designed to promote education; environment; community enrichment; and entrepreneurship.

Additional

Type of Grantmaker: Company-sponsored foundation
Incorporated in 1958 in OR.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

http://www.gp.com/gpfoundation/index.html

Located in:

Atlanta,

Alabama
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New Y

United States

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (404) 652-4581

Email: Not Available

Address:
133 Peachtree St. N.E., 39th FL
Atlanta, GA 30303-1808

Procedure:
Extraneous proposal materials are not encouraged. Electronic or faxed proposals are not accepted. Application form not required. Applicants should submit the following:
1. Results expected from proposed grant
2. Qualifications of key personnel
3. Statement of problem project will address
4. Population served
5. Name, address and phone number of organization
6. Copy of IRS Determination Letter
7. Brief history of organization and description of its mission
8. How project’s results will be evaluated or measured
9. Explanation of why grantmaker is considered an appropriate donor for project
10. Listing of board of directors, trustees, officers and other key people and their affiliations
11. Detailed description of project and amount of funding requested
12. Copy of current year’s organizational budget and/or project budget
Initial approach: Proposal
Copies of proposal: 1
Board meeting date(s): As required
Deadline(s): Between Jan. 1 and Oct. 31
Final notification: Within 60 days

Donors & Leadership

Donors:
Georgia-Pacific Corp.

Officers:
Curley M. Dossman, Jr., Chairperson and President
Tye Darland, Vice President and Secretary
Tyler Woolson, Chief Financial Officer
Marty Agard, Treasurer

EIN:

936023726