The Annie E. Casey Foundation is a private charitable organization, dedicated to helping build better futures for disadvantaged children in the United States. It was established in 1948 by Jim Casey, one of the founders of UPS, and his siblings, who named the Foundation in honor of their mother.
The primary mission of the Foundation is to foster public policies, human-service reforms, and community supports that more effectively meet the needs of today’s vulnerable children and families. In pursuit of this goal, the Foundation makes grants that help states, cities and neighborhoods fashion more innovative, cost-effective responses to these needs. For a brief overview of our work, we offer a 2-page fact sheet
Mission and History
Learn more about Annie E. Casey; our founder, Jim Casey; our ties to UPS; how the Foundation was created; and our goals.View our interactive timeline!
In general, the grant making of the Annie E. Casey Foundation is limited to initiatives in the United States that have significant potential to demonstrate innovative policy, service delivery, and community supports for disadvantaged children and families. Most grantees have been invited by the Foundation to participate in these projects.
Find the most recent Audited Financial Statements and Independent Auditor's Report for the Annie E. Casey Foundation and general information on our grant-making trends.
Leadership, Management, and Trustees
Find a listing of our Senior Leadership, Management Committee, and Board of Trustees.
We believe that diversity Is a critical source of strength for the Foundation. Learn about our workforce composition.
Apply online for open positions in grantmaking and administration in Baltimore, Maryland and management-level jobs in direct services in New Haven, Connecticut.
The Annie E. Casey Foundation
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