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Tom and Melba Harken Foundation Inc.


Last profile update: 12/15/2017
Last grant data update: 01/02/2018

At A Glance

Tom and Melba Harken Foundation Inc.

5701 Old Bullard Rd., P.O. Box. 9

Tyler, TX United States 75703

Telephone: (409) 861-1430

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business






Established in 1991 in TX - Founded by Thomas "Tom" and Melba Harken. Tom Harken is Chairman and C.E.O. of Tom Harken and Associates, and the owner of 13 restaurants. Mr. Harken is the board V.P. of the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, as well as serving on the boards of the Peale Center's National Advisory Cabinet and the Literacy Volunteers of America. Mr. Harken is also a motivational speaker and is the author of this autobiographical book "The Millionaire's Secret."

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for education and to Christian organizations.