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The Charles Barkley Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 02/04/2016
Last grant data update: 01/14/2017

At A Glance

The Charles Barkley Foundation, Inc.

2 N. 20th St., Ste. 1400

Birmingham, AL United States 35203-4051

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment; Sports

EIN

631159820

BRIDGE Number

6463617810

Background

Established in 1995 in AL - Founded in the name of Charles Barkley, a former NBA superstar with the Philadelphia 76ers, Phoenix Suns, and Houston Rockets, as well as with the 1992 U.S. Olympic "Dream Team." Barkley won the Most Valuable Player Award in 1993, and was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006. Barkley is currently a basketball analyst for TNT.

Purpose and Activities

Support for education, primarily through scholarship funds.