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James P. and Brenda S. Grusecki Family Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

James P. and Brenda S. Grusecki Family Foundation

840 N. Lake Shore Dr., Ste. 2301

Chicago, IL United States 60611-2490

Telephone: 8476785060

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $11,059,374

Total giving: $590,000






Established in 2002 in IL

Purpose and Activities

The purpose of the Foundation is to fund programs and initiatives in education, the performing arts, and housing and social services in the Chicago, Illinois area. Educational funding ranges from pre-school to after school to public and private. Additional specific interests include women's issues, mental health, transformational housing, and theater. Programs that combine these fields of interest receive consideration, especially those that introduce targeted underserved populations to performing arts.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Human services
  • Performing arts
  • Theater
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $11,059,374 (market value)

Gifts received: $1,090,000

Expenditures: $636,366

Total giving: $590,000

Qualifying distributions: $590,000