GRoW @ Annenberg is the philanthropic initiative led by Gregory Annenberg Weingarten, a Vice President and Director of the Annenberg Foundation. GRoW is dedicated to supporting humanitarian efforts across the globe, as well as innovative projects in health, education, the arts, civic & cultural life and more.
Mission & Values
Gregory Annenberg Weingarten, a Vice President and Director of the Annenberg Foundation, is Founder of GRoW @ Annenberg, a philanthropic initiative of the Annenberg Foundation.
Gregory has a degree in political science from Stanford University. He worked as a journalist at The Times of London before embarking on a career as an artist. His work has been shown in galleries and private collections throughout Europe and the U.S.
Gregory's philanthropic work is diverse both programmatically and geographically. It ranges from tackling homelessness in Riverside County to supporting teachers in remote areas of Peru to constructing a universally-accessible baseball field in the San Fernando Valley to supporting school safety programs in Watts, to funding a dance program for underprivileged children at the Royal Opera House in London.
He is a member of various boards and committees, including in London, the National Gallery and the V&A Museum; in Paris, Les Talens Lyrique and the Paris Opera & Ballet; and across the United States, the National Park Foundation, the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, the J. Paul Getty Trust, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, USC's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, and, most recently, the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts.