OVERVIEW: The Sarah Ketterer Family Foundation primarily funds grantmaking related to education, youth, policy, and the arts. The foundation also earmarks funds for health and religious organizations.
IP TAKE: The foundation keeps a low public profile, which limits information available on its grantmaking priorities and activities.
PROFILE: The Sarah Ketterer Family Foundation was established in 2013. Its was founded by Causeway Capital Management CEO Sarah Ketterer who is based in Pacific Palisades, California. The foundation lacks transparency and does not maintain a website, which makes it difficult to locate further information on its priority areas and grantmaking strategies. Tax filings suggest the Sarah Ketterer Family Foundation primarily funds grantmaking related to education, youth, policy, and the arts. The foundation also earmarks funds for health and religious organizations.
Ketterer supports her alma maters Stanford and Dartmouth. Ketterer is also a Stanford parent. Some of Ketterer's other education giving focuses on low-income youth. And her policy giving appears to show a preference for organizations that promote economic freedom.
Grants range from $4,000 to $292,000. In a recent fiscal year, the foundation gave away $1,077,000. Past grantees include Americans for Prosperity, which "exists to recruit, educate, and mobilize citizens in support of the policies and goals of a free society at the local, state and federal level"; Broad Stage; LA Philharmonic, where Ketterer sits on the board; Alliance College Ready Public Schools; LA World Affairs Council (Ketter is a director); and Pacific Palisades Presbyterian Church.
The Sarah Ketterer Family Foundation keeps a low profile and does not accept unsolicited proposals.
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Sarah Ketterer Family Foundation
15900 Alcima Avenue
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272