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Avery-Fuller-Welch Children's Foundation


Last profile update: 08/24/2017
Last grant data update: 04/10/2018

At A Glance

Avery-Fuller-Welch Children's Foundation

(formerly Avery-Fuller Children's Center)

1660 Bush St., Ste. 300

San Francisco, CA United States 94109-5308

Telephone: (415) 561-6540

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation






Originally incorporated in 1914 with bequests from the estates of Mary A. Avery and her brother, Orlando P. Fuller, the Avery-Fuller Children's Center operated a facility in San Francisco providing aid to handicapped children. The foundation was renamed to honor Whiting Welch for his many years of dedicated service as President of the foundation.

Purpose and Activities

Giving for early intervention and professional guidance to children with physical, behavioral, emotional, and learning challenges. All applications must be submitted by the service provider on behalf of a single child and all grants are paid directly to said provider.