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Tom and Melba Harken Foundation Inc.

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Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for education and to Christian organizations.


Established in 1991 in TX - Founded by Thomas "Tom" and Melba Harken. Tom Harken is Chairman and C.E.O. of Tom Harken and Associates, and the owner of 13 restaurants. Mr. Harken is the board V.P. of the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, as well as serving on the boards of the Peale Center's National Advisory Cabinet and the Literacy Volunteers of America. Mr. Harken is also a motivational speaker and is the author of this autobiographical book "The Millionaire's Secret."


Tom and Melba Harken Foundation Inc.

Independent foundation



Bridge Number



5701 Old Bullard Rd., P.O. Box. 9 Tyler, TX United States 75703

Contact Information

  • Telephone: 4098611430