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The Stocker Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-06-06

At A Glance

The Stocker Foundation

201 Burns Rd.

Elyria, OH United States 44035-1654

Telephone: (440) 366-4884


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $49,438,643

Total giving: $2,308,449





Additional Contact Information

Additional e-mails: (Patricia O'Brien); (Melanie R. Wilson)


Incorporated in 1979 in OH

Purpose and Activities

Giving to programs and services that positively affect children, youth, and families. The foundation has identified services for public school students in Kindergarten through 5th grade as its primary funding interest.

Program Area(s)

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

Arts and Culture

Supports the operation and expansion of arts organizations that provide access to the arts, especially among youths.


Supports community revitalization efforts that promote sustainable practices and partnerships. Special preference is shown to organizations that possess a can-do attitude.


Supports education organizations that promote personal growth and development through traditional and non-traditional methods of teaching children and adults.


Supports organizations that provide basic medical services and equipment to those in need, with emphasis on programs that serve disadvantaged and underserved populations.

Social Services

Supports organizations which provide direct services to people in crisis as well as long-term efforts that help people to help themselves.

Women's Issues

Supports programs that teach girls to grow into strong contributing members of society and for women to achieve their full potential.

Fields of Interest

  • Child educational development
  • Early childhood education
  • Elementary education
  • Family services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $49,438,643 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,792,882

Total giving: $2,308,449

Qualifying distributions: $2,308,449