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The A. W. Baldwin Charitable Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-05-28

At A Glance

The A. W. Baldwin Charitable Foundation, Inc.

(formerly Baldwin Charitable Foundation, Inc.)

P.O. Box 55806

Boston, MA United States 02205-5806

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $26,986,081

Total giving: $1,880,000



Bridge Number



Established in 1969 in MA

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to hospitals and health organizations, particularly for the blind and visually impaired; funding also for higher education.

Fields of Interest

  • Animal training
  • Diabetes
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Domesticated animals
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases
  • Environment
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Health
  • Health care clinics
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • Independent living for people with disabilities
  • Medical education
  • Out-patient medical care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Special needs education
  • Special population support
  • Specialty hospital care
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities
  • People with vision impairments
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $26,986,081 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,076,533

Total giving: $1,880,000

Qualifying distributions: $1,912,848