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Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

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Andrew W. Mellon Foundation is a private foundation based in New York, NY that was founded in 1956. As of 2019 they had $483 million in revenue and $6.5 billion in assets.

The Foundation endeavors to strengthen, promote, and, where necessary, defend the contributions of the humanities and the arts to human flourishing and to the well-being of diverse and democratic societies.

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation makes grants to other organizations, such as $5,622,000 to American Council of Learned Societies for "To Support One Annual Cycle of Program Renewals at Institutions Hosting the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship: Barnard, Bowdoin, Brooklyn, Bryn Mawr, Carleton, Claremont, Connecticut, Dartmouth, Grinnell, Haverford, Hunter, Macalester, Oberlin, Queens, Smith, Swarthmore, Wellesley, Whittier, and Williams Colleges; City College of New York; Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Duke, Emory, Harvard, Heritage, Northwestern, Princeton, Rice, Stanford, Yale, and Wesleyan Universities; the Universities of California at Berkeley, and Los Angeles; the Universities of Chicago, Cape Town, Southern California, the Western Cape, the Witwatersrand, United Negro College Fund, Inc., and Washington University in ST. Louis"; $5,000,000 to Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) for "To Support the Construction of A Center of Education, Interpretation, and Art at the National Memorial for Peace and Justice, and the Development of Programs That Will Disseminate Knowledge About the History of Slavery in the United States"; $2,750,000 to Middlebury College for "To Support Faculty Diversity, Curricular Renewal, and Undergraduate Research Collaboration Between Liberal Arts Colleges and Research Universities"; $2,600,000 to Social Science Research Council (SSRC) for "To Support the International Dissertation Research Fellowship Program for Graduate Students in the Humanities and Social Sciences"; and $2,550,000 to Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM) for "To Support Faculty Renewal and Diversity".

EIN:
13-1879954
City:
State:
Metro:
Website:
Phone:
212-838-8400
Founded:
1956
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$483,639,621
Assets:
$6,556,606,822
Fiscal year end:
December
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Form 990s for Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 28, 2020990PFView PDF
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990PFView PDF
2016-12Mar 14, 2018990PFView PDF
2015-12Nov 23, 2016990PFView PDF
2014-12Nov 19, 2015990PFView PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Investment income and dividends$27,636,726
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$455,993,283
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$9,612
Total revenues$483,639,621

Vendors for Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
FluxxSoftware2020-06-15
██████████████████████ ███Tax accounting2019-11-06
███████ ████████ ███████ ███████ ███Investment Management$1,809,1102018-12-01
██ ██████ █████Investment Management$1,226,9302018-12-01
██████████ █████████████ █████████ ███Investment Management$2,471,7682018-12-01
██████████ ██████████ ███████ ███Investment Management$1,398,0792018-12-01
████████ ██████ ███████████ ███Investment Management$880,1702018-12-01
█████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2016-12-31
...and 11 more vendors

Personnel at Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Joshua S. FriedmanCo - Founder, Co - Chairman and Co - Chief Executive Officer-June 22, 2019
Thelma GoldenDirector and Chief Curator-June 22, 2019
██████ ██████████Executive Vice President for Programs and Research$557,620Sept. 24, 2017
███████ █████Director of Information Technology-Sept. 24, 2017
███████ ██ ████████Director of Human Resources-Sept. 24, 2017
███████ ██ ██████Vice President , General Counsel and Secretary$571,836Sept. 24, 2017
███████ ███Director of Institutional Research-Sept. 24, 2017
████ █ ████Financial Vice President and Chief Information Officer$965,190Dec. 31, 2016

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