Flinn Foundation

Organization Overview


The Flinn Foundation is a private philanthropic trust created in 1965 by Dr. and Mrs. Robert S. Flinn to improve the quality of life in Arizona. The Phoenix-based Foundation supports the advancement of the biosciences in Arizona, including precision medicine, translational research, and building collaborative research programs between Arizona medical schools and clinical centers.  The Foundation also supports a major college scholarship program at Arizona’s public universities, an initiative to advance the critical role of arts and culture in Arizona’s communities, an a program to strengthen civic leadership and develop future state-level leaders in Arizona.