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Jesse Parker Williams Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 01/13/2017
Last grant data update: 10/27/2016

At A Glance

Jesse Parker Williams Foundation, Inc.

3050 Peachtree Rd. N.W., Ste. 260

Atlanta, GA United States 30305-2212

Telephone: (404) 658-1112

URL: www.jpwf.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

580601653

BRIDGE Number

4168290133

Background

Established in 1992 - The Jesse Parker Williams Foundation traces its origins to Cora Best Taylor Williams' bequest in 1924 establishing the Jesse Parker Williams Hospital to honor her late husband. Her intention was to relieve human suffering and distress, and her specific direction was to assist women and children with medical care.

Purpose and Activities

The mission of the Jesse Parker Williams Foundation is to support highly effective organizations that emphasize preventative, comprehensive health opportunities and enhance access to health services for women and children. It focuses especially on those serving populations with limited financial means and predominately in the five-county metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia, area (Fulton, DeKalb, Cobb, Gwinnett and Clayton.).