Arts, Culture, and Humanities

Locke Foundation

  • Walnut Grove, CA
  • www.lockeca.com

Mission Statement

The mission of the Locke Foundation is to educate the public about Locke's history and legacy. In 2003, the Locke Foundation was created and incorporated as a tax exempt, nonprofit organization. It does not have a general membership, but it does have a Board of Directors, including representatives from the community of Locke and other public and nonprofit agencies. Its goal is to solicit donations and grants from the public and private sectors to help preserve the cultural and historical significance of the Town of Locke.

Main Programs

  1. Locke Boarding House Vistor's Center
  2. Locke Memorial Park and Monument

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ruling year

2004

Principal Officer

Source: Form 990N

CLARENCE CHU

Keywords

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Locke Foundation

Locke Community Park

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EIN

20-0364281

 Number

3142068609

Physical Address

Main Street

Locke, CA 95690

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Historical Societies and Related Activities (A80)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

Locke Boarding House Vistor's Center

An exhibit and research facility open to the public free of charge. Locke Foundation continues to preserve the history of Chinese that lived in Locke since 1915 by various exhibits displayed in the Boarding House.

Category

None

Population(s) Served

Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens

Asian/Pacific Islander

Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

Budget

$25,000.00

Program 2

Locke Memorial Park and Monument

The Locke Memorial Park and Monument is dedicated to the Chinese who built the railroad, levees, and agriculture of California and the town of Locke. Funds were raised through the Locke Community Park Tile Project. The Tile Fundraising Project raises revenue for LF activities. Anyone may purchase a personalized engraved stone tile placed on a wall in the Locke Memorial Park. The costs are $100 for a 4" x 8" tle and $200 for a 8"x8" tile. Visit our website: www.lockeca.com

Category

None

Population(s) Served

Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens

Asian/Pacific Islander

Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

Budget

$50,000.00

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Locke Foundation

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Principal Officer

CLARENCE CHU

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Mr. Clarence K Chu

Locke Foundation

Term: Jan 2004 - Dec 2013

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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