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Merancas Foundation, Inc.

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Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Merancas Foundation, Inc.

(formerly Mermans Foundation, Inc.)

14051 Island Dr.

Huntersville, NC United States 28078-8954

Telephone: (704) 992-0705

URL: merancas.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $47,636,646

Total giving: $6,229,000

EIN

561677733

BRIDGE Number

2861933853

Additional Contact Information

Georgia contact: Attn.: Nicole Mermans, 361 17th St. N.W., Unit 2223, Atlanta, GA 30363, e-mail: nicole@merancas.org; New Jersey contact: Attn.: Jennifer Mermans, 210 Elm Rd., Princeton, NJ 08540, e-mail: jennifer@merancas.org

Background

Established in 1989 in NC

Purpose and Activities

Financially supporting non-profit organizations close to home that prepare children to become productive adults and help adults in need become self-sufficient. .

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Disasters and emergency management
  • Early childhood education
  • ESL and second language acquisition
  • Food aid
  • Health
  • Housing development
  • Human services
  • Job training
  • Vocational education
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $47,636,646 (market value)

Gifts received: $4,400,653

Expenditures: $6,327,102

Total giving: $6,229,000

Qualifying distributions: $6,229,000