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Oleson Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Oleson Foundation

P.O. Box 904

Traverse City, MI United States 49685-0904

URL: www.olesonfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $17,095,572

Total giving: $1,000,556

EIN

386083080

BRIDGE Number

8258830332

Background

Established in 1959 in MI

Purpose and Activities

The foundation's mission is to help people help themselves achieve the greatest good for the greatest number efficiently over a broad range of social and environmental interests.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Christianity
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Historic preservation
  • Human services
  • Nonprofits
  • Youth development
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
Organizations
  • Multipurpose centers
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $17,095,572 (market value)

Gifts received: $2,003,437

Expenditures: $1,700,129

Total giving: $1,000,556

Qualifying distributions: $1,053,277