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John & Melissa Besse Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-04

At A Glance

John & Melissa Besse Foundation

8 Waterford Ave.

Gladstone, MI United States 49837-0352

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $10,937,621

Total giving: $2,955,550

EIN

203497950

BRIDGE Number

5003615340

Additional Contact Information

Application address: Gregory D. Besse, P.O. Box 352, Gladstone, MI 49837

Background

Established in 2005 in MI

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Community and economic development
  • Community college education
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Catholics
  • Children and youth
  • Christians
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $10,937,621 (market value)

Gifts received: $9,266,074

Expenditures: $2,970,894

Total giving: $2,955,550

Qualifying distributions: $2,970,894

Giving activities include:

$2,955,550 for 9 grants (high: $2,500,000; low: $1,000)