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Jack Buncher Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-10

At A Glance

Jack Buncher Foundation

(formerly Buncher Family Foundation)

Penn Liberty Plz. I, 1300 Penn Ave., Ste. 300

Pittsburgh, PA United States 15222-4211

Telephone: (412) 422-9900

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-11-30)

Assets: $278,341,505

Total giving: $9,142,932

EIN

237366998

BRIDGE Number

6080557498

Background

Established in 1974 in PA

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to encourage the pursuit of ideas and innovations that unlock the potential of individuals and communities, and that enrich people's lives.

Program Area(s)

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

Buncher Leadership Program

Funds provided to mentor a new generation of leaders and to develop their talents in their respective countries.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Nonprofits
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-11-30

Assets: $278,341,505 (market value)

Expenditures: $9,562,739

Total giving: $9,142,932

Qualifying distributions: $9,517,717

Giving activities include:

$9,142,932 for 255 grants (high: $500,000; low: $15)