EIN 73-1574370

George Kaiser Family Foundation (GKFF)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
267
City
Year formed
2000
Most recent tax filings
2018-12
NTEE code, primary
Description
George Kaiser Family Foundation (GKFF) is a charitable organization dedicated to breaking the cycle of poverty through investments in early childhood education, community health, social services and civic enhancement.

Program areas at GKFF

Indirect support of Tulsa Community Foundation, through direct support ef charitable organizations that engage in charitable activities which are consistent with the charitable purposes of Tulsa Community Poundation, as well as government sponsored life enhancement projects One of the biggest current projects is The Gathering Place, a new park consisting of nearly 100 acres along Riverside Drive for the benefit of the citizens of Tulsa
Urban growth and renewal projects to benefit the citizens of Tulsa County
Tulsa Community Foundation - Direct Support of Tulsa Community Foundation, the supported organization, and other directly related entities eee

Form 990s for GKFF

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-122020-02-12990View PDF
2017-122018-12-12990View PDF
2016-122018-01-25990View PDF
2015-122016-11-30990View PDF
2014-122015-12-14990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds George Kaiser Family Foundation (GKFF)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Blue Meridian PartnersTo Support Birth Through Eight Strategy for Tulsa (Best) Program$27,000,000
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Financials for GKFF

RevenuesFYE 12/2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$107,816,510
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$77,598,169
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$13,624
Net rental income$2,174,297
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$166,395,448
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$15,034,412
Total revenues$369,032,460

Personnel at GKFF

NameTitle
Jeff StavaChief Operating Officer TCF
Robert ThomasChief Investment Officer
Ken LevitExecutive Director / Exec Director
 Subscribe to viewManaging Director
 Subscribe to viewDirector of Operations
...and 7 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$369,032,460
2018
Yearly growth
34.2%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$272,715,368
2018
Yearly growth
138.2%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$3,842,098,828
2018
Yearly growth
-1.7%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
267
2018
Yearly growth
662.9%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
7030 S Yale Ave Ste 600
Tulsa, OK 74136
Metro area
Tulsa, OK
Website URL
gkff.org 
Phone
(918) 392-1612
Facebook page
GKFForg 
Twitter profile
@gkfforg 
IRS details
EIN
73-1574370
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2000
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