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George and Frances Ball Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-06-06

At A Glance

George and Frances Ball Foundation

P.O. Box 1408

Muncie, IN United States 47308-1408

Telephone: (765) 741-5500

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $105,636,903

Total giving: $4,497,000

EIN

356033917

BRIDGE Number

3973010444

Additional Contact Information

Additional address: 222 S. Mulberry St., Muncie, IN 47305

Background

Incorporated in 1937 in IN - G.A. Ball was one of the five brothers who founded Ball Brothers Company, now Ball Corporation, which manufactured glass containers. Ball Corporation is now an international manufacturing company, located in Colorado

Purpose and Activities

Emphasis on higher education and community programs.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Community improvement
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health care administration and financing
  • Human services
  • Natural resources
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $105,636,903 (market value)

Expenditures: $5,179,771

Total giving: $4,497,000

Qualifying distributions: $4,690,491