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Edward Bangs and Elza Kelley Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Edward Bangs and Elza Kelley Foundation, Inc.

20 N. Main St.

South Yarmouth, MA United States 02664


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $6,819,031

Total giving: $238,043






Incorporated in 1954 in MA

Purpose and Activities

To promote the health and welfare of inhabitants of Barnstable County, MA; grants for education, health and hospitals, hospices, prevention of drug and alcohol abuse, child development and youth agencies, the elderly, libraries, the environment, marine sciences, cultural programs, including museums, fine arts, theater, and the performing arts, and currently grants for emergency food, shelter, and medical assistance programs.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to individuals of Barnstable county, MA who intend to pursue their education in health, human services and related fields.

Fields of Interest

  • Addiction services
  • Adult and child mentoring
  • Alcoholism
  • Arts and culture
  • Basic and emergency aid
  • Cancers
  • Child development
  • Child educational development
  • Child welfare
  • Crime prevention
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Food aid
  • Food banks
  • Free goods distribution
  • Gun control
  • Health
  • Health care clinics
  • Hospice care
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • Libraries
  • Marine science
  • Museums
  • Out-patient medical care
  • Performing arts
  • Public safety
  • Senior services
  • Theater
  • Visual arts
  • Youth development
  • Youth mentoring
Population Groups
  • Christians
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Female children and youth
  • Females
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Male children and youth
  • Males
  • Seniors
  • Associations

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $6,819,031 (market value)

Gifts received: $17,650

Expenditures: $307,671

Total giving: $238,043

Qualifying distributions: $264,338