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The Tony R. Wells Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-05-28

At A Glance

The Tony R. Wells Foundation

445 Hutchinson Ave., Ste. 140

Columbus, OH United States 43035-8636

Telephone: 614-335-5009


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $823,148

Total giving: $6,864






Established in 2000 in OH

Purpose and Activities

The foundation provides grant support and social impact investments. Grant funding is awarded on a case by case basis and there is no formal application process. Grant dollars have been invested in capacity building for social enterprise joint ventures. The foundation’s social impact investing support can take many forms such as low-interest loans, lines of credits, and even equity.

Fields of Interest

  • Cancers
  • Child welfare
  • Community and economic development
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Family services
  • Health
  • Health care administration and financing
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • Nonprofits
  • Patient social services
  • Philanthropy
  • Specialty hospital care
  • University education
  • Youth development
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $823,148 (market value)

Gifts received: $2,409

Expenditures: $204,694

Total giving: $6,864

Qualifying distributions: $526,650