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Paddington Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

Paddington Foundation

(formerly Beard Family Foundation)

125 1st Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA United States 15222-1590

Telephone: (412) 391-8510

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $93,228

Total giving: $27,650



Bridge Number



Established in 2000 in PA

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to students attending an institution of higher learning, who would not be able to attend school, but for the award.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to individuals, primarily in PA, for undergraduate education.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Charter school education
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Higher education
  • Performing arts
  • Theater
  • Undergraduate education
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $93,228 (market value)

Expenditures: $30,903

Total giving: $27,650

Qualifying distributions: $27,650