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John Edward Fowler Memorial Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 07/27/2016
Last grant data update: 07/29/2017

At A Glance

John Edward Fowler Memorial Foundation

4340 East-West Hwy., Ste. 206

Bethesda, MD United States 20814-4467

Telephone: (301) 654-2700

URL: fdnweb.org/fowler

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

516019469

BRIDGE Number

0473443267

Background

Incorporated in 1964 in DE - The foundation was created by Pearl Gunn Fowler in memory of her late husband, John Edward Fowler, who was a banker and businessman in northern VA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation prefers to focus its giving on empowering disadvantaged people and is particularly interested in funding organizations that are addressing the following issues: homelessness, hunger, at-risk children and youth (pre-school through high school), adult literacy, free medical care (prenatal to seniors), seniors aging in place, and job training and placement.