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Charles H. Farnsworth Trust

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Last profile update: 02/10/2016
Last grant data update: 04/23/2016

At A Glance

Charles H. Farnsworth Trust

225 Franklin St., 4th Fl., MA1-225-04-02

Boston, MA United States 02110-2804

Telephone: (866) 778-6859

URL: www.bankofamerica.com/grantmaking

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

046096075

BRIDGE Number

3817982583

Background

Trust established in 1930; became a charitable trust in 1978

Purpose and Activities

Giving to assist elderly persons to live with dignity and independence. Special focus on services which help prevent premature institutionalization. Program interests include: development of housing, especially housing with support services; services for older adults (e.g., health care, homemaker assistance and nutritional support to enable them to continue living in the community); and research, planning and communication to better inform individuals, institutions and the community at large on ways to improve the quality and quantity of housing and support services for older adults.