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John H. and Wilhelmina D. Harland Charitable Foundation, Inc.

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Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

John H. and Wilhelmina D. Harland Charitable Foundation, Inc.

2 Piedmont Ctr., Ste. 710

Atlanta, GA United States 30305-1567

Telephone: (404) 264-9912

URL: harlandfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $29,265,348

Total giving: $1,206,000

EIN

237225012

BRIDGE Number

8142134093

Background

Incorporated in 1972 in GA - The foundation was established by John H. Harland as a means of providing ongoing financial support for religious, educational, cultural, and charitable institutions to which he and Mrs. Harland had given their personal support. Mr. Harland, a native of Northern Ireland, came to Atlanta in 1906 as a young man of twenty-one. In 1923, he founded the John H. Harland Company which is now a national firm specializing in check printing and database marketing. Mrs. Harland was born in Atlanta and lived her entire life there except for several years as a student at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston and voluntary service in France and Serbia during and immediately following the First World War. Mr. and Mrs. Harland had broad charitable interests and deep affection for Atlanta and the South

Purpose and Activities

Support for youth services, arts and culture, and community services. The focus is local rather than regional or national, and priority is given to institutions in metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Basic and remedial instruction
  • Child development
  • Child welfare
  • Early childhood education
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • People with disabilities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $29,265,348 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,843,044

Total giving: $1,206,000

Qualifying distributions: $1,502,142