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Bernard H. and Blanche E. Jacobson Foundation

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Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Bernard H. and Blanche E. Jacobson Foundation

300 Summers St., Ste. 620

Charleston, WV United States 25301-1624

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $5,874,445

Total giving: $481,250

EIN

556014902

BRIDGE Number

0040824743

Additional Contact Information

Application address: c/o John L. Ray, Tr., 109 Capitol St., Ste. 700, Charleston, WV 25301, tel.: (304) 342-1141

Background

Established in 1954 in WV

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for a center for arts and sciences, as well as for education, health, social services, and Jewish organizations.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Education
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Nonprofits
Organizations
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $5,874,445 (market value)

Expenditures: $517,925

Total giving: $481,250

Qualifying distributions: $484,593

Giving activities include:

$481,250 for 36 grants (high: $55,000; low: $500)