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Monroe-Brown Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-03

At A Glance

Monroe-Brown Foundation

7950 Moorsbridge Rd., Ste. 300

Portage, MI United States 49024-4420

URL: www.monroebrown.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $20,683,459

Total giving: $803,501

EIN

382513263

BRIDGE Number

4308955329

Background

Incorporated in 1983 in MI - The foundation is a memorial to the lives of Albertine Monroe Brown and Robert Judson Brown, who were committed to the importance of education

Purpose and Activities

The mission of the foundation is twofold: to provide support for higher education in the State of Michigan, and to advance economic development in the Kalamazoo community through programs designed to encourage the retention and employment of local scholars.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Education
  • Foundations
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Sustainable development
  • University education
  • Urban development
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
Organizations
  • Community foundations

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $20,683,459 (market value)

Gifts received: $185,139

Expenditures: $1,064,119

Total giving: $803,501

Qualifying distributions: $897,897

Giving activities include:

$803,501 for 26 grants (high: $467,500; low: $150)