The Tiffany & Co. Foundation was established in 2000 as the Company’s philanthropic arm. The Foundation provides grants to nonprofit organizations working in two main program areas: the environment and the arts. Specifically, the Foundation awards grants in the areas of urban parks, coral conservation, responsible mining and excellence in design.
The Tiffany & Co. Foundation is a separate legal entity from the Company, with its own governing board and an endowment from which it awards grants. Since the Foundation’s inception, Tiffany & Co. has contributed approximately $60 million to the Foundation’s endowment resulting in over $50 million in grants awarded through 2012.
In Calendar Year 2012, The Tiffany & Co. Foundation awarded grants totaling $5,820,000.* The Foundation’s 990-PF, the United States Internal Revenue Service’s Return of Private Foundation, can be found on Guidestar
For more information, including program guidelines and a listing of the Foundation’s grantees, please visit www.tiffanyandcofoundation.org.
*Metric included in the Report of Independent Accountants