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The Champlin Foundations


Last profile update: 02/16/2017
Last grant data update: 03/18/2017

At A Glance

The Champlin Foundations

2000 Chapel View Blvd., Ste. 350

Cranston, RI United States 02920-3040

Telephone: (401) 944-9200


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation


Trusts established in 1932, 1947, and 1975 in DE - The Champlin Foundations are made up of the Champlin Foundation Trust, the Second Champlin Foundation Trust, and the Third Champlin Foundation. The funds of the Champlin Foundation Trust and the Second Champlin Foundation Trust are administered by the same distribution committee. The first was established in 1932 by George S. Champlin, Florence C. Hamilton and Hope C. Neaves, who also created The Second Champlin Foundation in 1947. The Third Champlin Foundation was established by George S. Champlin in 1975. All three foundations share the same management and PNC Delaware Trust Company is the trustee of each

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for conservation; higher, secondary, and other education, including libraries; health and hospitals; and cultural activities, including historic preservation; support also for social and family services, including programs for youth.