Atkins-Bell Foundation


Higher education is a direct path to success for future careers; apply for a Akins-Bell Foundation, Inc. Scholarship.

Health & Wellness

Committed to initiatives that improve the well-being of families, neighborhoods, and communities.

The Arts

Creativity of the mind, body, and soul help to stimulate the education of future generations.


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Welcome to Akins-Bell Foundation, Inc. a 501 (C)(3) non-profit organization.

Our goal at the Akins-Bell Foundation, Inc. is to help build vital communities--places which foster education, innovation, and healthy lifestyles. We employ a variety of strategies to have the greatest impact. Through direct grants, donations, and information sharing, the Foundation works to extend the reach of our mission and vision.

Our philanthropy has just begun but will continue for many years to come. Our philosophy of giving is based on life-long experiences that teach the value of personal engagement and involvement. The power of education in society and making philanthropic investments will have an appreciable difference in communities.

 On the pages of this Web site, you'll find a description of the Foundation's goals, programs, and historical giving. We recognize that our ability to catalyze positive change is only as great as our capacity to respond to the evolving community needs.

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Latest News


The 2012 Butterfly Project Summer Program was very successful.  The summer activities culminated with an "Explosion of Artistic Expression”.  Please review a synopsis of the summer activities under this website’s Arts section.


The Akins-Bell Foundation, Inc. has been awarded the distinguished GuideStar USA, Inc.'s Exchange Seal.  This seal is a demonstration of the Foundations commitment to transparency and is displayed on the Foundation's website Home Page.  The seal also provides a link to the Foundations GuideStar USA, Inc.'s Exchange Report.


To provide potential donor(s) with information about the Akins-Bell Foundation, Inc., the Foundation has joined and updated its GuideStar USA, Inc. Exchange Report.  GuideStar USA, Inc. is an information service specializing in reporting on U.S. nonprofit companies.  According to the company's official history, GuideStar was founded and is dedicated to making charitable giving more efficient by providing accessible nonprofit organizations' information and financial reports. 
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