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William Goldman Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-04

At A Glance

William Goldman Foundation

290 King of Prussia Rd., Ste. 104

Radnor, PA United States 19087

Telephone: (610) 688-3455

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $3,550,628

Total giving: $136,350






Established in 1952 in PA

Purpose and Activities

Grants for graduate studies (including medical education and graduate school scholarships), hospitals, child welfare, community funds, and Jewish welfare funds.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to residents of the metropolitan Philadelphia, PA, area for full-time graduate or medical study at the following nine schools: Bryn Mawr College, Drexel University, Hahnemann University, Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Temple University, Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College, University of Pennsylvania, and Villanova University.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Human services
  • Medical education
  • Philanthropy
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $3,550,628 (market value)

Expenditures: $196,298

Total giving: $136,350

Qualifying distributions: $168,509