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Cooper Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

The mission of the foundation is to support strong, sustainable organizations, innovative ideas, and ventures of significant promise in Nebraska. The foundation's program areas are: arts, education, the environment, human services, and the humanities.


Incorporated in 1934 in NE - The foundation was founded by Joseph H. Cooper, who was the owner of the Cooper Theatres chain of movie theatres


Cooper Foundation

Independent foundation



Bridge Number



870 Wells Fargo Ctr., 1248 O St. Lincoln, NE United States 68508-1493

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