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Bader Philanthropies

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Last profile update: 04/11/2017
Last grant data update: 02/27/2016

At A Glance

Bader Philanthropies

(formerly Helen Bader Foundation, Inc.)

233 N. Water St., 4th Fl.

Milwaukee, WI United States 53202-5729

Telephone: (414) 224-6464

URL: bader.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

391710914

BRIDGE Number

7200161097

Background

Established in 1991 in WI - Founded in the name of the late Helen Bader, who, throughout her life, sought to help others. After earning a degree in botany, she married Alfred Bader. Together they started a family, and created the Aldrich Chemical Co. (now the Sigma-Aldrich Corporation).

Purpose and Activities

The Helen Bader Foundation, Inc. strives to be a philanthropic leader in improving the quality of life of the diverse communities in which it works. The foundation makes grants, convenes partners, and shares knowledge to affect emerging issues in key areas: Alzheimer's and Aging, Workforce Development, and Community Partnerships for Youth.