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The Theodore Edson Parker Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 04/11/2017
Last grant data update: 09/03/2016

At A Glance

The Theodore Edson Parker Foundation

77 Summer St., 8th Fl.

Boston, MA United States 02110-1006

Telephone: (617) 391-3097

URL: parkerfoundation.gmafoundations.com

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

046036092

BRIDGE Number

6463267155

Background

Incorporated in 1944 in MA - The foundation was established in 1944 under a charter that reflected the founder's interest in a wide range of community needs. Mr. Parker was a lifelong resident of the city of Lowell, MA. Because of the many compelling needs and opportunities in that city, the foundation has chosen to focus its grantmaking there

Purpose and Activities

The foundation's primary goal is to make effective grants that benefit the city of Lowell, MA, and its residents. Giving for a variety of purposes including social services, cultural programs, community development activities, education, community health needs and urban environmental projects.