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Thomas Alva Edison Foundation

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Last profile update: 09/24/2015

At A Glance

Thomas Alva Edison Foundation

701 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.

Washington, DC United States 20004-2608

URL: www.edisonfoundation.net

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

522106274

BRIDGE Number

3440627623

Background

Established in 2005 in DC

Purpose and Activities

The Edison Foundation is dedicated to bringing the benefits of electricity to families, businesses, and industries worldwide. Furthering Thomas Alva Edison’s spirit of invention, the foundation works to encourage a greater understanding of the production, delivery, and use of electric power to foster economic progress; to ensure a safe and clean environment; and to improve the quality of life for all people. The foundation provides knowledge, insight, and leadership to achieve its goals through research, conferences, grants, and other outreach activities. .