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Benwood Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 01/31/2017
Last grant data update: 03/18/2017

At A Glance

Benwood Foundation, Inc.

736 Market St., Ste. 1600

Chattanooga, TN United States 37402-4807

URL: www.benwood.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

620476283

BRIDGE Number

6535526740

Background

Incorporated in 1944 in DE, and 1945 in TN - Founded by George Thomas Hunter, former Chair. of the Coca-Cola bottling company, Thomas, Inc. After his death in 1950, the bulk of his multimillion dollar estate was bequeathed to the foundation

Purpose and Activities

The foundation seeks to stimulate creative and innovative efforts to build and strengthen the Chattanooga, TN community.