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Technical Foundation of America

Profile

Last profile update: 07/22/2016

At A Glance

Technical Foundation of America

P.O. Box 168

Glen Ellyn, IL United States 60138-0168

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

360730670

BRIDGE Number

7312862731

Background

Chartered in 1898 in MA as American Technical Society; incorporated in 1980 in IL under current name

Purpose and Activities

Grants, technical assistance, and programs to the industrial education community at the national, state, and local levels; interests include evaluating and establishing priorities for critical industrial issues, improving leadership, upgrading industrial education, increasing effectiveness of industrial pilot programs, and raising the public perception of industrial education. In future years, giving will rotate on an annual basis to national and state organizations, local school systems, and colleges and universities.