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Fred L. Emerson Foundation, Inc.

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-05-10

At A Glance

Fred L. Emerson Foundation, Inc.

5654 South Street Rd.

Auburn, NY United States 13021-9602

Telephone: (315) 253-9621

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $87,170,419

Total giving: $3,407,784

EIN

156017650

BRIDGE Number

1896134708

Additional Contact Information

E-mail for proposal information: info@emersonfoundation.com

Background

Incorporated in 1943 in DE - The foundation was incorporated by the late Fred L. Emerson, president of Dunn & McCarthy, Inc., an Auburn, NY manufacturer of women's shoes

Purpose and Activities

Giving to private colleges and universities, community funds, and a library; grants also for youth and social service agencies and cultural programs.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Cemeteries and burial services
  • Child welfare
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Libraries
  • Musical theater
  • Nonprofits
  • Performing arts
  • Personal services
  • Public affairs
  • Theater
  • Undergraduate education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • American Indians
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Low-income and poor people
Organizations
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $87,170,419 (market value)

Expenditures: $4,674,944

Total giving: $3,407,784

Qualifying distributions: $3,855,451