The East-West Center Foundation is a private non-profit organization, established in 1982 to broaden and diversify private support for the Center.  The success of the East-West Center is built on effective public-private partnerships.  Funding from the U.S. government covers most of the Center’s basic operating expenses, while private funding by individuals, private agencies, foundations, corporations and governments throughout the region sustains the Center’s high quality research, education, training, scholarship and exchange programs.  Increasing private support means the Center is able to continue its best programs and create new initiatives that are making a difference.


The Federal Tax ID number for the East-West Center Foundation is 99-0218752.