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The Rockefeller Foundation

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Throughout their 100-year history, the Rockefeller Foundation has supported the ingenuity of innovative thinkers and actors by providing the resources, networks, convening power, and technologies to move innovation from idea to impact.
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Program areas at The Rockefeller Foundation

See statement 32
Accenture: to catalyze a system and culture of data use and analysis in india and uganda, which will allow new insights to inform front-line delivery of health services, and improve maternal and child health outcomes; engaging ministries of health to develop data-driven insights that will inform decisions around service delivery, planning, and supply chains.
Smart power for rural development india Foundation ("spi"): to provide technical assistance to developers and help expand The field of offgrid renewable energy to rural villages in india. In 2019, a specific focus was on The tata power transaction wherein rf, spi and tata have partnered to roll out a pilot mini-grid project of 300 villages which we hope to scale up to 10,000 villages in 10 years. Providing The technical assistance for free on The site selections, demand/customer acquisition and plant design. Tata would provide operation, management, procurement, and creditors to The project. Rf is providing The funding for its subsidiary, spi, and will provide concessional equity capital after The pilot phase is completed and successful.
See part ix-b and statement 25
See part ix-b and statement 25
See part ix-a, line 3 and statement 23

Grants made by The Rockefeller Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)Toward the Costs of Implementing Its New Strategic Approach To Inclusive and Integrated Agricultural Transformation in Africa$15,000,000
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA)For Use By 100 Resilient Cities Toward the Costs of Winding Down Its Operations$8,000,000
New Venture FundFor Use By Co-Impact, A Global Collaborative for Systems Change, Toward the Costs of Funding Systems Change Efforts in Health, Education and Economic Opportunity Focusing on Underserved Populations With the Greatest Need$7,500,000
...and 393 more grants made totalling $112,189,092

Who funds The Rockefeller Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Isabelle Russek Leeds FoundationPublic Service$250

Personnel at The Rockefeller Foundation

Steve VanroekelExecutive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Operations
Chun LaiChief Investment Off.$830,805
Dominick ImpembaTreasurer and Chief Financial Officer, Finance$400,366
Louise Shea PageChief Administrative Officer, Human Resources
Mike MuldoonChief of Staff, President's Office
...and 27 more key personnel

Financials for The Rockefeller Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$793,344
Investment income and dividends$18,969,330
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$318,721,441
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$-996,389
Total revenues$337,487,726

Form 990s for The Rockefeller Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-06-14990PFView PDF
2018-122020-01-14990PFView PDF
2017-122019-02-21990PFView PDF
2016-122018-01-18990PFView PDF
2015-122017-06-15990PFView PDF
...and 4 more Form 990s

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Data update history
October 3, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
October 7, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990PF for fiscal year 2019
September 27, 2021
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
September 26, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 12 new personnel
June 20, 2021
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
Nonprofit Types
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Diseases and disordersForeign affairsInternational development
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General information
420 Fifth Ave
New York, NY 10018
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New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
New York County, NY
Website URL
(212) 869-8500
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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
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813211: Grantmaking Foundations
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