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American Mushroom Institute Community Awareness Scholarship Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

American Mushroom Institute Community Awareness Scholarship Foundation, Inc.

1284 Gap Newport Pike, Ste. 2

Avondale, PA United States 19311-9503

Telephone: (610) 268-7483

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-05-31)

Assets: $69,373

Total giving: $54,750






Established in 1996 in PA

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards and loans to graduating high school students pursuing post high school education, demonstrating an economic need, who have concluded 100 hours of community service, and submit a 500-word essay on "the impact of the mushroom industry on the community", Pennsylvania area.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to PA high school students pursuing higher education who have completed at least 100 hours of community service and have an interest in the mushroom industry.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Basic and emergency aid
  • Community and economic development
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Food aid
  • Historic preservation
  • Historical activities
  • Human services
  • Senior services
  • Special population support
  • Urban development
  • Urban renewal
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adults
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Seniors
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-05-31

Assets: $69,373 (market value)

Gifts received: $20,400

Expenditures: $86,174

Total giving: $54,750

Qualifying distributions: $54,750