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Giles W. and Elise G. Mead Foundation

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Last profile update: 02/10/2017
Last grant data update: 04/01/2017

At A Glance

Giles W. and Elise G. Mead Foundation

P.O. Box 2218

Napa, CA United States 94558-0221

Telephone: 7072262164

URL: WWW.GILESWMEADFOUNDATION.ORG

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

EIN

956040921

BRIDGE Number

6977989223

Background

Incorporated in 1961 in CA

Purpose and Activities

The Mead Foundation supports organizations dedicated to preserving and improving the environment, the advancement of medical science, and other important social needs. Environmental organizations supported by the Mead Foundation generally have as their primary emphasis forestry, fisheries, and the sustainable use of natural resources in western North America. Scientific and medical organizations supported by the Mead Foundation generally have as their primary emphasis the endocrine system, and in particular diabetes and its complications.