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Mitford Children's Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 04/26/2017
Last grant data update: 05/20/2017

At A Glance

Mitford Children's Foundation

643 Eight Woods Ln.

Charlottesville, VA United States 22903

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

911876317

BRIDGE Number

7246560638

Background

Established in 1997 in NC and VA - Founded by Jan Karon, an author of books for adults and children. Karon is well-known for "Father Tim" novels and the "Mitford Years" series, for which she won the ABBY Honor award. Among her children's books are "Miss Fannie's Hat," "Violet Comes to Stay," "Violet Goes to the Country," and "In the Company of Others."

Purpose and Activities

Giving to organizations that improve the quality of life for children through education, medical, and spiritual.