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The Echo Foundation, Inc.

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Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

The Echo Foundation, Inc.

19485 N. Coquina Way

Weston, FL United States 33332

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $256,982

Total giving: $2,000

EIN

455006138

BRIDGE Number

4523240431

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to high school students, high school graduates or existing college students from FL, entering a full-time program or college study.

Scholarship Program

Scholarships in the amount of $500 or $1,000 per semester are granted to high school students, high school graduates, or existing college students for tuition, fees, room and board, and books and materials. Preference will be given first to those individuals who have demonstrated a willingness to serve the general public through past community service and civic responsibilities, and secondly to those individuals who have expressed an intention to become a medical doctor or an attorney. Applicants must have at least a 2.8 (on a 4.0 scale) cumulative high school GPA (or its equivalent) or an 18 composite ACT score (or its equivalent) for first time freshman, at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale) for college upper classmen and transfer students, need for financial assistance, full-time student status, except when less than a full-time course load is necessary to complete a degree program, and unrestricted academic standing with the university or college with which courses will be taken (no academic suspension).

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $256,982 (market value)

Gifts received: $1

Expenditures: $9,854

Total giving: $2,000

Qualifying distributions: $9,854

Giving activities include:

$2,000 for 2 grants to individuals of $1,000 each