H. N. & FRANCES C. BERGER FOUNDATION*

Financial Information

Total Assets: $580,743,944

Total Giving: $7,537,483

Area of Service:

California

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in 2007:
$1,000,000 to Teammates for Kids Foundation, Wheat Ridge, CO. For construction and to refurbish existing Childrens Hospital Zones in upcoming NHL All-Star markets, payable over 1 year.
$992,257 to Bob Hope Classic Charities, Rancho Mirage, CA. For general expenses and program support, payable over 1 year.
$500,000 to CEC/Seabee Historical Foundation, Gulfport, MS. For building of new U.S. Navy Seabee Museum in Port Hueneme, payable over 1 year.
$250,000 to YMCA of the Desert Family, Palm Desert, CA. For capital building development campaign, payable over 1 year.
$129,000 to Alice Lloyd College, Pippa Passes, KY. For Berger/Caney Cottage Scholars Program and Berger Award, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to Community Blood Bank, Rancho Mirage, CA. For new technological infrastructure, testing and training, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Chamber Music Unbound, Mammoth Lakes, CA. For program season, payable over 1 year.
$25,000 to Haven House, Pasadena, CA. For new file server, including installation, software and upgrades, payable over 1 year.
$25,000 to I Have A Dream Foundation, New York, NY. For general operating support of National Office, payable over 1 year.
$9,000 to Southern California Grantmakers, Los Angeles, CA. For Membership Dues, payable over 1 year.

Limitations

Applications not accepted.
Giving primarily in CA.

Summary

Emphasis on higher education, cultural programs, public health organizations, and hospitals. Committed to long-term support of present donees.

Additional

Type of Grantmaker: Independent foundation
Established in 1993 in CA, AZ, and TX.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

Not available

Located in:

Palm Desert,

California

United States

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (760) 341-5293

Email: Not Available.

Address:
P.O. Box 13390
Palm Desert, CA 92255-3390

Procedure:
Contributes only to pre-selected organizations. Board meeting date(s): Semiannually, and as required

Donors & Leadership

Officers and Directors:
Ronald M. Auen, President
John N. Berger, Vice President
Darrell Burrage, Vice President
Christopher M. McGuire, Vice President
Douglass Vance, Vice President
Joan C. Kalimanis, Secretary-Treasurer
Dean Paulumbo
Mike Rover
Lewis Webb, Jr.
Francis Wong

EIN:

521757452