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The Mosse Foundation for Education and the Arts


Last Updated: 2016-02-07

At A Glance

The Mosse Foundation for Education and the Arts

(formerly The Hilde L. Mosse Foundation)

918 Parker St., Ste. A-14

Berkeley, CA United States 94710

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-09-30)

Assets: $20,421,642

Total giving: $896,000




Established in 1985 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Giving for reading disorders and related problems in children, the effects of violence in mass media on children, and to promote the works of Frederic Wertham.

Fields of Interest

  • Child development
  • Child educational development
  • Child welfare
  • Community mental health care
  • Family services
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Mental health care
  • Nonprofits
  • Philanthropy
  • Theater
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • People with disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities
  • Students
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-09-30

Assets: $20,421,642 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,147,689

Total giving: $896,000

Qualifying distributions: $896,000

Giving activities include:

$896,000 for 8 grants (high: $255,000; low: $8,000)