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Clark and Ruby Baker Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-11

At A Glance

Clark and Ruby Baker Foundation

3455 Peachtree Rd. N.E., 16th FL

Atlanta, GA United States 30326-3254

Telephone: (404) 264-1377


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $3,459,478

Total giving: $157,000



Bridge Number



Established in 1974 in GA

Purpose and Activities

Emphasis on higher education at a college or university operated by or affiliated with the Methodist Church. Support also for Protestant welfare funds and pensions for Methodist ministers.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships primarily to residents of GA who are attending Methodist-affiliated colleges or universities. Assistance for retired Methodist ministers.

Fields of Interest

  • Higher education
  • Presbyterianism
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $3,459,478 (market value)

Expenditures: $178,881

Total giving: $157,000

Qualifying distributions: $165,280

Giving activities include:

$157,000 for 26 grants (high: $20,000; low: $2,000)