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Eos Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-10

At A Glance

Eos Foundation

537 Main St., Ste. 12

Harwich Port, MA United States 02646-1894

Telephone: (508) 430-8130

URL: www.eosfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-06-30)

Assets: $40,545,764

Total giving: $1,271,464

EIN

043494831

BRIDGE Number

8126564229

Additional Contact Information

Boston Office: 89 South St., Ste. 803, Boston, MA 02111; tel.: (617) 390-8820

Background

Established in 1999 in MA - The grantmaker is a signatory to Philanthropy’s Promise, an initiative of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP). By signing on, the grantmaker has committed to allocating the majority of its grantmaking dollars to marginalized communities and at least 25 percent to social justice strategies, such as advocacy, community organizing, and civic engagement

Purpose and Activities

The foundation seeks an equitable and just society where the basic human needs of all individuals are met, and where children grow up healthy, with opportunities for high quality education and the tools to achieve economic self-sufficiency.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Basic and emergency aid
  • Business and industry
  • Community and economic development
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Family services
  • Food aid
  • Human services
  • Youth development
  • Youth organizing
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-06-30

Assets: $40,545,764 (market value)

Gifts received: $10,000

Expenditures: $2,453,307

Total giving: $1,271,464

Qualifying distributions: $2,379,893

Giving activities include:

$1,271,464 for 55 grants (high: $223,920; low: $500)