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Step into a legacy of compassion and care that spans over a century.

Founded in 1900 as the Ballou Home for the Aged in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, our organization has been a cherished pillar of support for elderly individuals who have faced challenges in supporting themselves. Today, we embark on a new chapter as The Harriet Ballou Charitable Foundation, dedicated to continuing the mission set forth by our esteemed founder.

The Harriet Ballou Charitable Foundation provides grants to organizations and institutions that help seniors live healthy and happy lives. The foundation’s mission is to improve the quality of life for seniors by supporting programs that promote healthy living, social engagement, and community involvement.

By partnering with organizations and institutions that share this vision, Harriet Ballou Charitable Foundation hopes to make a positive impact on the lives of seniors across Rhode Island.

Through strategic grant facilitation, we aim to empower and uplift those who have contributed so much to our society. Together, we can build upon the Ballou legacy, honoring the timeless values of compassion, dignity, and support that have been our guiding principles for over a century.

We invite you to join us on this exciting journey as we embark on a new era of impact and philanthropy. Together, let us continue Harriet Ballou’s noble mission and make a meaningful difference in the lives of those who have given so much.

Welcome to The Harriet Ballou Foundation.

Step into a legacy of compassion and care that spans over a century.

Founded in 1900 as the Ballou Home for the Aged in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, our organization has been a cherished pillar of support for elderly individuals who have faced challenges in supporting themselves. Today, we embark on a new chapter as The Harriet Ballou Charitable Foundation, dedicated to continuing the mission set forth by our esteemed founder.


The Harriet Ballou Charitable Foundation provides grants to organizations and institutions that help seniors live healthy and happy lives.
The foundation’s mission is to improve the quality of life for seniors by supporting programs that promote healthy living, social engagement, and community involvement.

By partnering with organizations and institutions that share this vision, Harriet Ballou Charitable Foundation hopes to make a positive impact on the lives of seniors across Rhode Island.


Through strategic grant facilitation, we aim to empower and uplift those who have contributed so much to our society. Together, we can build upon the Ballou legacy, honoring the timeless values of compassion, dignity, and support that have been our guiding principles for over a century.


We invite you to join us
on this exciting journey as we embark on a new era of impact and philanthropy. Together, let us continue Harriet Ballou’s noble mission and make a meaningful difference in the lives of those who have given so much.

Welcome to The Harriet Ballou Foundation.