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The Barden Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-07-29

At A Glance

The Barden Foundation, Inc.

1146 Barnum Ave.

Bridgeport, CT United States 06610-2705

Telephone: 2033367532

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-10-31)

Assets: $5,807,866

Total giving: $348,700



Bridge Number


Additional Contact Information

Scholarship application address: c/o The Scholarship Committee, 200 Park Ave., Danbury, CT 06810


Incorporated in 1959 in DE

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports hospitals and organizations involved with education, health, human services, and children and youth services.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to children of employees of The Barden Corp. who reside in CT.

Fields of Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Independent living for people with disabilities
  • Nonprofits
  • Rehabilitation
  • Scouting programs
  • Special population support
Population Groups
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities
  • Associations
  • Catholic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-10-31

Assets: $5,807,866 (market value)

Expenditures: $372,896

Total giving: $348,700

Qualifying distributions: $357,803