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The Clemens Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-10-25

At A Glance

The Clemens Foundation

P.O. Box 24

Alsea, OR United States 97324-0024

Telephone: (541) 487-4100

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $27,508,843

Total giving: $1,871,772

EIN

936023941

BRIDGE Number

8512757590

Background

Incorporated in 1959 in OR

Purpose and Activities

Tuition grants for high school graduates of Alsea, Crane, Eddyville and Philomath, OR, to attend college or an accredited vocational school on a full-time basis.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Tuition grants for high school graduates of Alsea, Crane, Eddyville and Philomath, OR to attend college or an accredited vocational school on a full-time basis.

Scholarship

Students whose families have backgrounds in timber, ranching, farming, mining, manufacturing and occupations in direct support of these areas will only be considered. Students must also be from a pioneer family in the above-mentioned school districts (meaning that at least one of the applicant's parents were born in one of the these school districts and graduated from that high school), as well as students must also live with their parents or court appointed guardian in one of these school districts. Preference will be given to students who are enrolling in trade or vocational schools, members of the 4-H, FFA, the Boy Scouts of America and the Forestry Club, and financial need.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Community college education
  • Education
  • Undergraduate education
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $27,508,843 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,002,970

Total giving: $1,871,772

Qualifying distributions: $1,948,096

Giving activities include:

$15,000 for 2 grants (high: $10,000; low: $5,000)

$1,856,772 for grants to individuals