EIN 36-4336415

Michael and Susan Dell Foundation (MSDF)

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The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of children living in urban poverty around the world.
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Program areas at MSDF

Data driven education & ed-fi - see statement 24
Educational initiatives in the united states, india & south africa - see statement 24
Health related initiatives & community support - see statement 24
Event & sponsorship fees: the ed-fi alliance conducts an annual summit and bootcamp that brings together state and local education agency leaders, ed-tech vendors, technical experts and decision makers to connect, share, and learn about the advantages of data interoperability using the ed-fi data standard and technology tools. To help offset the costs of these events, ed-fi alliance collects registration fees from attendees and sponsorship payments from organizations.
Interest/dividends - pris: the Foundation uses highly structured equity and loan investments to help select entrepreneurial organizations in education, vocational training, and financial inclusion that help socially driven entrepreneurs launch new products that open new markets to routinely provide families living in urban poverty with access to the best-in-class financial, educational, and other tools that can help them transform their lifetime prospects.
Subscription/implementation fees: college success tools (cst) licenses its comprehensive, cloud-based student management software as a service (saas) platform, gradsnapp, which empowers organizations to understand each students journey through college and provides the support and interventions they need while saving time and budget. Gradsnapp provides comprehensive student profiles, including student progress dashboards, risk indicators and more. To help offset the costs of these activities, cst collects subscription and implementation fees from licensing gradsnapp.

Who funds Michael and Susan Dell Foundation (MSDF)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationK-12 Education$200,000
Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationK-12 Education$78,516

Personnel at MSDF

Anand SrinivasanChief Bus Ofcr$306,074
Misty BurnsVice President , Finance
Janet MountainExecutive Director$468,559
Mia BurtonGeneral Counsel$279,157
Barun MohantyMNG Director - Interim$371,929
...and 1 more key personnel

Financials for MSDF

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$137,349,908
Investment income and dividends$9,474,611
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$159,958,545
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$14,773,434
Total revenues$321,556,498

Form 990s for MSDF

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-06-15990PFView PDF
2018-122020-01-22990PFView PDF
2017-122018-12-20990PFView PDF
2016-122017-11-15990PFView PDF
2015-122016-11-17990PFView PDF
...and 9 more Form 990s
Data update history
October 20, 2021
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
October 7, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990PF for fiscal year 2019
September 27, 2021
Used new vendors
Identified 5 new vendors, including , , , , and
September 26, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 3 new personnel
September 22, 2021
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $200,000 from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Nonprofit Types
Grantmaking organizationsPrivate foundationsPrivate non-operating foundationCharities
HealthForeign affairsInternational developmentWorld peace
Provides grantsTax deductible donations
General information
4417 Westlake Dr
Austin, TX 78746
Metro area
Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX
Travis County, TX
Website URL
[email protected]
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IRS details
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Form 990-PF
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
T20: Private Foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
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