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Charlotte Cushman Foundation

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Last profile update: 07/28/2016
Last grant data update: 08/06/2016

At A Glance

Charlotte Cushman Foundation

P.O. Box 40037

Philadelphia, PA United States 19106

Telephone: (215) 735-4676

URL: www.charlottecushmanfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

231280780

BRIDGE Number

0900108316

Background

Established in PA - The foundation was created by the former members of The Charlotte Cushman Club. The Club was formed in 1907 by Lydia Elliot Morris and her friends in response to a need for respectable, inexpensive, safe and convenient lodgings for actresses appearing in Philadelphia theaters.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation is dedicated to supporting the theatrical dramatic arts in the Greater Philadelphia, PA, area, and provides grants to qualified nonprofit theaters and groups for actors and actresses in staged productions.