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Ball Brothers Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 06/06/2016
Last grant data update: 01/21/2017

At A Glance

Ball Brothers Foundation

P.O. Box 1408

Muncie, IN United States 47308

Telephone: (765) 741-5500

URL: www.ballfdn.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

350882856

BRIDGE Number

6810263127

Background

Incorporated in 1926 in IN - Founded in the name of Edmund B. Ball and his brothers. The first funds received for use by the foundation were securities valued at approximately $3 million from the estate of Edmund B. Ball, one of the founders of the Ball Brothers Company of Muncie, Indiana. It is now the Ball Corporation, a well known producer of glass jars used for canning

Purpose and Activities

Support for the environment, humanities and cultural programs, higher and other education, health and medical education, youth, and family and social services.