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Gertrude A. Barnett Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-04

At A Glance

Gertrude A. Barnett Foundation

P.O. Box 803878

Chicago, IL United States 60680-3878

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $10,881,982

Total giving: $510,709






Established in 1997 in FL

Purpose and Activities

Giving to the Salvation Army, Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches, the United Methodist Church, the University of Miami, the Florida United Methodist Children's Home, the Florence Fuller Child Development Centers, and Miami Children's Hospital in FL; the Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star in IL, as well as the Illinois Masonic Home; and to the St. Labre Indian School in MT.

Fields of Interest

  • Child care
  • Child welfare
  • Children's hospital care
  • Early childhood education
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Family services
  • Group homes
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • Methodism
  • Shelter and residential care
  • Specialty hospital care
  • Supportive housing
  • University education
International Interests
  • Montana
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Methodists
  • Students
  • Methodist institutions

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $10,881,982 (market value)

Expenditures: $640,086

Total giving: $510,709

Qualifying distributions: $520,431

Giving activities include:

$510,709 for 10 grants (high: $91,038; low: $45,519)