EIN 91-1663695

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Trust

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
Unknown
Year formed
1995
Most recent tax filings
2019-12-01
NTEE code, primary
Description
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Trust is a private foundation in Seattle, WA, which was founded in 1995 and most recently had $4,049,739,968 in revenue and no employees.

Form 990s for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Trust

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-02-17990PFView PDF
2018-122019-12-12990PFView PDF
2017-122019-02-04990PFView PDF
2016-122017-11-20990PFView PDF
2015-122016-11-17990PFView PDF
...and 4 more Form 990s

Who funds Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Trust

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Brown UniversitySubcontract Grant Award$53,441
 View purchase optionsCapital Campaign$4,000
 View purchase optionsMedical$400

Financials for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Trust

RevenuesFYE 12/2016
Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,312,309,066
Investment income and dividends$567,058,261
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,170,145,721
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$226,920
Total revenues$4,049,739,968

Personnel at Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Trust

NameTitle
Connie CollingsworthChief Operating Officer / General Counsel and Secretary
Carolyn AinslieChief Financial Officer / Board Member
Mark SuzmanChief Strategy Officer and President

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
No issues found
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$4,049,739,968
2016
Yearly growth
-24.4%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$5,429,601,149
2016
Yearly growth
13.9%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$46,894,654,661
2018
Num. employees
n/a
General information
Address
PO Box 23350
Seattle, WA 98102
Metro area
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
County
King County, WA
Website URL
gatesfoundation.org 
Facebook page
gatesfoundation 
Twitter profile
@gatesfoundation 
IRS details
EIN
91-1663695
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990-PF
Year formed
1995
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
T20: Private Foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
Parent/child status
Independent