GRoW @ Annenberg, a philanthropic initiative of the Annenberg Foundation, is dedicated to supporting humanitarian efforts across the globe, as well as innovative projects in health, education, the arts, the environment, civic & cultural life and more.
Gregory Annenberg Weingarten, founder of GRoW, is a Vice President and Director of the Annenberg Foundation.
Mission & Values
Gregory is an accomplished artist whose work has been shown in galleries and private collections throughout the U.S. and Europe. Previously, Gregory received a degree in political science from Stanford University and worked as a journalist at The Times of London.
Gregory's philanthropic work is diverse both programmatically and geographically. It ranges from repatriating sacred Native American objects from Paris to the U.S., to supporting teachers in remote areas of Peru, to building health care centers in Bangladesh, to supporting school safety programs in Watts, California, to funding student scholarships at universities across the United States and Europe.
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.