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Hansen-Furnas Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-02-08

At A Glance

Hansen-Furnas Foundation, Inc.

(formerly Furnas Foundation)

28 S. Water St., Ste. 310

Batavia, IL United States 60510-3103

Telephone: (630) 761-1390

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $954,055

Total giving: $444,566






Incorporated in 1960 in IL

Purpose and Activities

Emphasis on higher education, including a scholarship program for undergraduate study; support also for health and family agencies, hospices, and community funds.

Program Area(s)

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

Doris L. Nary, RN to BSN Completion Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to an RN attending college to complete a BSN. Applicants must be currently employed at Delnor, Mercy or Copley hospitals. The amount of this award is $5,000 per grant.

Grants to Individuals Program

Undergraduate and graduate scholarships to students who reside within a 12 mile radius of Batavia, IL, for attendance at any accredited college or university.

Leto M. Furnas Graduate Scholarship for Women

This scholarship is awarded to a woman planning to enroll, or currently enrolled in, a postgraduate degree. The award offers a maximum of $5,000 per grant.

Undergraduate Scholarships

These scholarships are awarded to full-time undergraduate students at accredited colleges and universities. The awards offer a maximum of $3,000 per year.

William Carlyle Furnas Undergraduate Scholarship

This full tuition scholarship is awarded to a student planning to enroll, or enrolled at Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Family services
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Hospice care
  • Undergraduate education
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $954,055 (market value)

Gifts received: $503,000

Expenditures: $506,650

Total giving: $444,566

Qualifying distributions: $501,938