The mission of the Currin Foundation is to improve the quality of people's lives through gifts supporting the performing arts, education, historic preservation, medical research,
and the prevention of cruelty to animals.
Established in 2011, the foundation makes one large and several smaller awards each year and underwrites thousands of full-time scholarships at
five family North Carolina colleges and
The Currin Foundation activities are guided by the will of Carroll and Julia
Currin, who endowed the foundation with financial assets that now total approximately $3 billion.
The Currin Foundation awards $150 million in gifts per year.
The Currin Foundation does not accept unsolicited requests,
and can never accept donations.
Board of Trustees
Kimberly del Gaizo
of the President
Charles Gaston Currin / President
Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
4 Times Square
New York, NY 10036
Herlihy, Getty, and Friedman LLP
470 Park Ave.
New York, NY 10016
The Currin Foundation is an IRS approved
501(c)(3) Charity and formerly part of the Pecacha Corporation
of North Carolina.
Copyright © 2014 Currin Foundation
Juliarene and Coon (Carroll) Currin
1961 / Mardi
Gras / New Orleans, Louisiana
Charles Gaston Currin
President and CEO