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Franklin H. & Ruth L. Wells Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Franklin H. & Ruth L. Wells Foundation

1100 Wehrle Drive, 2nd Floor

Buffalo, NY United States 14221

Telephone: 7122552174

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-05-31)

Assets: $5,356,417

Total giving: $221,250

EIN

222541749

BRIDGE Number

2883343207

Additional Contact Information

E-mail for Miles J. Gibbons, Jr.: mgibbons989@earthlink.net

Background

Established in 1983 in PA

Purpose and Activities

Startup funding for new programs in education, human services, community development, health care, and cultural arts.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Community and economic development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Music
  • Performing arts
  • Philanthropy
  • Scouting programs
  • Undergraduate education
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
Organizations
  • Multipurpose centers

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-05-31

Assets: $5,356,417 (market value)

Expenditures: $309,535

Total giving: $221,250

Qualifying distributions: $277,053