Total Assets: $15,072,773
Total Income: $8,384,274
The following grants were given by this foundation in recent years:
$750,000 to John Ball Zoo of Grand Rapids Michigan in 2014
$700,000 to John Ball Zoo of Grand Rapids Michigan in 2013
$30,000 to Gilda’s Club of Grand Rapids Michigan in 2012
Granting restricted to the Grand Rapids, MI, area.
Giving primarily to Christian causes, education, and the arts.
Type of Grantmaker: Independent foundation
Established in 1986 in MI.
BILL AND BEA IDEMA FOUNDATION
111 LYON ST NW
GRAND RAPIDS , Michigan 49503
Contact: PHILIP P. VERSLUIS, TR.
Tel: (888) 218-7878
Initial approach: Letter
Copies of proposal: 1
Board meeting date(s): July and Dec.
Application submission deadlines are: Generally in June and December
Beatrice A. Idema;
William W. Idema
Directors and Officers:
BEATRICE A IDEMA, PRESIDENT
JEFF POWER, SECRETARY
JOYCE VERSLUIS, TRUSTEE
LISA SHARP, TREASURER
P CRAIG WELCH JR, TRUSTEE
THOMAS G WELCH, TRUSTEE