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Helen Hoffritz Charitable Trust


Last Updated: 2016-02-09

At A Glance

Helen Hoffritz Charitable Trust

10 S Dearborn Il1-0117

Chicago, IL United States 60603

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $16,603,455

Total giving: $676,000




Established in 1994 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Financial assistance for individuals in need of medical equipment. Priority is given to hospital-based programs that target patients preparing for discharge or those in rehabilitation centers; and community-based programs that help people with disabilities or degenerative illnesses. The trust also provides annual grants to four organizations named by the donor.

Fields of Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Family services
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Foster and adoptive children
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Non-adult children
  • People with disabilities
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with vision impairments

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $16,603,455 (market value)

Expenditures: $837,401

Total giving: $676,000

Qualifying distributions: $715,558

Giving activities include:

$676,000 for 12 grants (high: $95,000; low: $30,000)