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The Cannon Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 07/12/2017
Last grant data update: 11/11/2017

At A Glance

The Cannon Foundation, Inc.

P.O. Box 548

Concord, NC United States 28026-0548

Telephone: (704) 786-8216

URL: www.cannonfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

566042532

BRIDGE Number

0794705234

Background

Incorporated in 1943 in NC - Mr. Cannon, who died in 1971, was chairman of the board of directors of Cannon Mills Company. An active philanthropist, Mr. Cannon was generous to medical and educational causes, particularly the Cabarrus Memorial Hospital, which he founded

Purpose and Activities

Support for hospitals, secondary and higher education, and cultural programs; grants also for Protestant church support, and social service and youth agencies.