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Kulas Foundation

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Last profile update: 05/16/2017
Last grant data update: 05/20/2017

At A Glance

Kulas Foundation

50 Public Sq., Ste. 600

Cleveland, OH United States 44113-2267

Telephone: (216) 623-4770

URL: fdnweb.org/kulas

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

340770687

BRIDGE Number

0670621695

Background

Incorporated in 1937 in OH - Mr. Kulas, one of Cleveland's leading industrialists, was president of the Otis Steel Co. and Midland Steel Products Co. Before his death in 1952, he was an active patron of the arts and served as vice-president of the Musical Arts Association, which operates the Cleveland Orchestra. Mr. Kulas' will provided for large bequests to musical organizations in Cleveland. Mrs. Fynette Kulas shared her husband's devotion to music appreciation and education, which continues to be reflected in the foundation's giving pattern

Purpose and Activities

Grants largely to music institutions and for higher education; support also for local performing arts and social services.