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The Presser Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to: 1) promising undergraduate and graduate students of music through grants to accredited institutions in the U.S.; 2) enhance music education and performance by supporting the acquisition of musical equipment and instruments and the construction and renovation of suitable buildings for musical instruction and performance; 3) advance the study and appreciation of music by aiding the promotion of formal musical programs and projects; and 4) provide financial relief to worthy teachers of music in distress.


Founded in 1916; incorporated in 1939 in PA


The Presser Foundation

Independent foundation



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1501 Cherry Street Philadelphia, PA United States 19102

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