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The Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

The Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust

208 S. LaSalle St., Ste. 1660

Chicago, IL United States 60604-1226

Telephone: (312) 739-0326

URL: www.morsetrust.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $53,559,749

Total giving: $2,037,833

EIN

366999365

BRIDGE Number

0790611160

Background

Established in 1992 in IL

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to encourage the principles of individual self-reliance, self sacrifice, thrift, industry, and humility; relieve human suffering: through scientific research and education regarding disease; assisting youth with troubled childhoods and emotional disorders; addressing the concerns of the elderly; and helping humankind during time of natural and human-made disasters; foster individual self-worth and dignity, with a broad emphasis on the classical fine arts; develop physical health and spiritual well-being through vigorous athletic activity; and promote world peace and understanding through the improvement of national and international means of travel by air, rail, and sea.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Education
  • Health
  • Housing development
  • Human services
  • Museums
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $53,559,749 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,810,415

Total giving: $2,037,833

Qualifying distributions: $2,442,640