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The Mary Lynn Richardson Fund


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

The Mary Lynn Richardson Fund

P.O. Box 20124

Greensboro, NC United States 27420-0124

Telephone: (336) 274-5471

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $6,868,044

Total giving: $303,548






Trust established in 1940 in NC

Purpose and Activities

Though the foundation is not a bricks and mortar fund, the foundation does make grants for basic needs funding (health, education and shelter). The foundation also dispenses half its monies to foreign missions.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Provides basic needs for indigent persons and for assistance with their medical expenses.

Fields of Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Christianity
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • International relations
  • Senior services
Population Groups
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Seniors

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $6,868,044 (market value)

Expenditures: $376,227

Total giving: $303,548

Qualifying distributions: $323,941