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The Robert B. McMillen Foundation


Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

The Robert B. McMillen Foundation

P.O. Box 176

Cle Elum, WA United States 98922-0176

Telephone: (425) 313-5711


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $9,681,067

Total giving: $505,418






Established in 2004 in WA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation is dedicated to providing funding for medical research in the areas of lipid, organ transplant and cardiology; supporting education at the university and college level in states of AK and WA, and providing funding for social service organizations. Fifty percent of the foundation's funding is earmarked for medical research. The foundation also makes scholarships to students who intend to seek a degree or certification at an accredited institution of higher learning within AK and/or WA, in the area of Visual Arts .

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to students for attendance at accredited institutions of higher learning within the states of Washington and Alaska majoring in the area of visual arts.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Arts education
  • Arts services
  • Ceramic arts
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Heart and circulatory system diseases
  • Human services
  • Medical education
  • Visual arts
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $9,681,067 (market value)

Expenditures: $781,960

Total giving: $505,418

Qualifying distributions: $658,090

Giving activities include:

$490,016 for 16 grants (high: $251,423; low: $500)

$15,402 for 1 grant to an individual