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Square One Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Square One Foundation

(formerly Kersten Family Foundation)

701 W. Erie St.

Chicago, IL United States 60610-3973

Telephone: 3126665500

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $49,547,452

Total giving: $2,914,860

EIN

366068835

BRIDGE Number

3616390564

Background

Established in 1959 in IL

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for Jewish federated giving programs, Jewish agencies, higher education and human services.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Nonprofits
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Associations
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $49,547,452 (market value)

Gifts received: $5,000,000

Expenditures: $3,709,882

Total giving: $2,914,860

Qualifying distributions: $2,914,860