Skip to main content

Phil Hardin Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-06-06

At A Glance

Phil Hardin Foundation

2750 N. Park Dr.

Meridian, MS United States 39305-2687

Telephone: (601) 483-4282

URL: www.philhardin.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $51,678,544

Total giving: $1,747,955

EIN

646024940

BRIDGE Number

1505248398

Background

Incorporated in 1964 in MS

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for early childhood education, community-based initiatives in Meridian and Lauderdale County in MS, and emergent opportunities where the foundation can be proactive and flexible.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Limited student loans only to residents of MS.

Program-Related Investment

Historically, the foundation has made PRIs to educational institutions. Purposes of PRI support have included equipment acquisition and the development of endowed funds.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Community and economic development
  • Early childhood education
  • Education
  • Education services
  • Higher education
  • Reading promotion
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Students
Organizations
  • Associations

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $51,678,544 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,430,358

Total giving: $1,747,955

Qualifying distributions: $2,204,794