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Charles Edison Fund

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Last profile update: 01/14/2017
Last grant data update: 12/10/2016

At A Glance

Charles Edison Fund

1 Riverfront Plz., 4th Fl.

Newark, NJ United States 07102

Telephone: (973) 648-0500

URL: www.charlesedisonfund.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

221514861

BRIDGE Number

6850033319

Background

Incorporated in 1948 in DE

Purpose and Activities

Grants largely for historic preservation, with emphasis on the homes of Thomas Alva Edison, and for education, medical research, and hospitals. Support also for foundation-sponsored exhibits at museums throughout the U.S., for science education teaching kits in over 60,000 classrooms, and for cassette re-recording of antique phonograph records for schools and museums.