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Meijer Gardens Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 07/13/2016
Last grant data update: 07/15/2017

At A Glance

Meijer Gardens Foundation

2929 Walker Ave NW

Grand Rapids, MI United States 49544-6402

URL: www.fmgsf.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

386575227

BRIDGE Number

2695801958

Background

Established in 1990 in MI - The Meijer Foundation began as a means to facilitate the development of the Frederik Meijer Gardens project and has grown to support all of the charitable efforts of Frederik and Lena Meijer and the Meijer family. The primary goals of the foundation are to support a horticultural society, funding for community foundations and art museums in the Grand Rapids area. Frederik Meijer is the Chairman Emeritus of Meijer, which is a regional retail chain

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to a horticultural society, and to a charitable trust; funding also for community foundations and an art museum. The foundation administers a donor-advised fund.