The Edwards Charitable Foundation is a newly formed and approved 501 (3)(c) by the Internal Revenue Service and by the State of California Attorney General Charity Registration, this approval occurred in the summer of 2017.
The ECF is a California Foundation that will mainly provide charitable dollars within the State of Montana.
It is our intention to grant charitable dollars to smaller charities that qualitfy with our areas of interest.
The ECF is solely funded by James Richard Edwards and will continue to grow into a significant sized foundation to benefit grant needs in Montana.
There are two trustees who will manage the ECF for years to come. The two trustees are Marie Ann Beck who has experience in her work at the Board of Equalization in California and has a Accounting degree from Chapman College in Orange County California. James Richard Edwards is the sole provider of assets to the foundation and spent over 40 years in a family paint manufacturing business that was based in Los Angeles California. The business was named Dunn-Edwards Corp.
The co-trustees will be residing in Darby and Polson Montana.