EIN 55-6024430

The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

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The mission of The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation is to improve The quality of life and promote philanthropy. The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation makes thoughful and proactive investments that grow The multiple forms of wealth necessary for our c...
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Program areas at The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

This is a community trust organized to accept contributions, establish and administer trusts and distribute income for The benefit of people in The Kanawha Valley area.

Grants made by The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
The University of CharlestonGeneral Support$770,315
Greenbrier Valley Aquatic CenterGeneral Support$475,000
West Virginia Symphony Orchestra (WVSO)General Support$392,572
...and 173 more grants made totalling $10,473,723

Who funds The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative FoundationCriminal Justice Reform$1,100,000
The Strong-Treister Family FoundationSupport WV Communites and Agencies$110,000
The Greater Kanawha Valley FoundationGeneral Support$98,353
...and 5 more grants received

Personnel at The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

Michelle FosterPh.d.president and Chief Executive Officer$199,427
Kristin MountsChief Financial Officer$149,458
Stephanie HyreChief Program Officer
Jane PowellDirector X / Marketing Director
Megan SimpsonDirector X / Program Officer
...and 7 more key personnel

Financials for The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,599,905
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$3,357,048
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$8,782,515
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$110,549
Total revenues$15,850,017

Form 990s for The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-122021-05-24990View PDF
2019-122021-01-28990View PDF
2018-122020-01-30990View PDF
2017-122018-11-15990View PDF
2016-122018-03-14990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

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Data update history
August 2, 2022
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $10,000 from Ann C and Robert O Orders JR Family Foundation
July 12, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
July 12, 2022
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
March 2, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
September 23, 2021
Received grants
Identified 3 new grant, including a grant for $1,100,000 from Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Foundation
Nonprofit Types
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Operates donor advised fundsProvides grantsConducts researchState / local levelEndowed supportProvides scholarshipsTax deductible donations
General information
PO Box 3041
Charleston, WV 25331
Metro area
Charleston, WV
Kanawha County, WV
Website URL
(304) 346-3620
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
T31: Community Foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
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