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The Hubbard Broadcasting Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 10/21/2016
Last grant data update: 05/13/2017

At A Glance

The Hubbard Broadcasting Foundation

(formerly The Hubbard Foundation)

3415 University Ave.

Saint Paul, MN United States 55114-1019

Telephone: (651) 642-4305

Type of Grantmaker

Company-sponsored foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

EIN

416022291

BRIDGE Number

4906652172

Background

Incorporated in 1958 in MN - Founded by Stanley S. Hubbard, the Chairman and C.E.O. of Hubbard Broadcasting. In addition to overseeing the operations of the company's radio and television stations in Minnesota and across the country, he helped develop Conus Communications, the world's first satellite news gathering organization, and United States Satellite Broadcasting, a pioneer in Direct Broadcast Satellite television. In 2001, Hubbard was the charter inductee of the Museum of Broadcasting Hall of Fame.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports zoos and organizations involved with arts and culture, education, health, skin disorders, hockey, human services, and leadership development.