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Boston Baptist Social Union

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-10

At A Glance

Boston Baptist Social Union

179 Green St., Ste. 2

Melrose, MA United States 02176-1922

Telephone: (781) 662-6262

URL: www.bbsu.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-03-31)

Assets: $19,398,731

Total giving: $870,261

EIN

046034977

BRIDGE Number

2327441961

Background

Established in 1864 - The grantmaker was established in 1864, by 19th century publisher, Daniel Sharp Ford.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation's mission is to support worthy Christian ministries in the Boston, MA, area. Its goal is to encourage worthwhile fellowship among Baptist laymen in the Boston area.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Baptist
  • Basic and emergency aid
  • Christianity
  • Community and economic development
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Food aid
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Homeless services
  • Human services
  • Protestantism
  • Religion
  • Special population support
  • Theology
  • Urban development
  • Youth development
Population Groups
  • Baptists
  • Children and youth
  • Christians
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Protestants

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-03-31

Assets: $19,398,731 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,257,709

Total giving: $870,261

Qualifying distributions: $909,536