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The Parker Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-04-13

At A Glance

The Parker Foundation

2604-B El Camino Real, Ste. 244

Carlsbad, CA United States 92008-1214

Telephone: (760) 720-0630

URL: www.TheParkerFoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-09-30)

Assets: $37,227,640

Total giving: $2,268,103

EIN

510141231

BRIDGE Number

2499192856

Background

Trust established in 1971 in CA; incorporated in 1975

Purpose and Activities

Equal emphasis on cultural programs, health and welfare, including medical support and research, adult services, and youth agencies; grants also for education and community activities. Giving largely in the form of partial seed money and matching or challenge grants; generally no support that would make an organization dependent on the foundation.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Community and economic development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Museums
  • Performing arts
  • Visual arts
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-09-30

Assets: $37,227,640 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,472,074

Total giving: $2,268,103

Qualifying distributions: $2,268,103