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Bissell Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

Bissell Foundation

13860 Ballantyne Corp. Pl., Ste. 300

Charlotte, NC United States 28277-3167

Telephone: (704) 248-2000

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $742,158

Total giving: $683,937

EIN

208520020

BRIDGE Number

5848533936

Background

Established in 2007 in NC - Founded by Howard C. Bissell, who is the founder and Chairman of The Bissell Companies, a real estate company with a collection of closely affiliated organizations with over 600 employees.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for education, YMCAs, social services, and to a children's hospital.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Addiction services
  • Arts and culture
  • Arts councils
  • Arts services
  • Biodiversity
  • Botanical gardens
  • Christianity
  • Community health care
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Elementary education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Homeless services
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • Mental health care
  • Plant biodiversity
  • Presbyterianism
  • Protestantism
  • Religion
  • Special population support
  • Specialty hospital care
  • Substance abuse treatment
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • At-risk youth
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Christians
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Episcopalians and Anglicans
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Presbyterians
  • Protestants
  • Students
  • Substance abusers

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $742,158 (market value)

Gifts received: $152,250

Expenditures: $698,777

Total giving: $683,937

Qualifying distributions: $684,603