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Corvias Foundation

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Last Updated: 2016-02-23

At A Glance

Corvias Foundation

(formerly Our Family for Families First, Inc.)

210 5th Ave. S., Ste. 202

Edmonds, WA United States 98020-3625

Telephone: (401) 228-2836

URL: www.corviasfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $85,723

Total giving: $632,733

EIN

204848228

Additional Contact Information

E-mail for Maria Montalvo: Maria.Montalvo@CorviasFoundation.org

Background

Established in 2006 in RI

Purpose and Activities

Giving to support Army families in the pursuit of higher education, establishing a tradition of community service, and encouraging professional career paths through education, internships, and mentoring programs. Scholarships to high school seniors between the ages of 16 and 19 at the time of application, who have a minimum 3.0 G.P.A., who plan to attend a 4-year college or university as an undergraduate student, and who is a child of an active-duty Service Member stations at one of the following U.S. Military instillations: Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD; Edwards Air Force Base, CA; Eglin Air Force Base, FL; Eielson Air Force Base, AK; Fort Bragg, NC; Fort Meade, MD; Fort Polk, LA; Fort Riley, KS; Fort Rucker, AL; Fort Sill, OK; Hurlburt Field, FL; McConnell Air Force Base, KS; and Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, NC. Educational grants also to spouses of active-duty service members stationed at the same military instillations, who plan to attend a community, technical, or 4-year college as an undergraduate or graduate student.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Educational Grants for Spouses of Active-Duty Service Members

This $5,000 one time award support spouses of active-duty military members to expand their professional development goals by providing meaningful financial support, guidance and networking opportunities. Applicants do not have to live in a Corvias Military Living home to be eligible. Employees of Corvias Military Living are not eligible to apply.

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college or university as an undergraduate student, and who is a child of an active-duty Service Member stationed at the U.S. Military instillations. Educational grants also to spouses of active-duty service members stationed at the same military instillations, who plan to attend a community, technical, or four-year college as an undergraduate or graduate student.

Scholarships for Graduating High School Seniors

This four-year $50,000 scholarship supports college-bound children of active-duty military members in their pursuit of higher education. Scholars must attend a four-year institution. Applicant do not have to live in a Corvias Military Living home to be eligible.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Community and economic development
  • Education
  • Heart and circulatory system diseases
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $85,723 (market value)

Gifts received: $863,644

Expenditures: $860,842

Total giving: $632,733

Qualifying distributions: $632,733

Giving activities include:

$533,619 for 221 grants (high: $11,100; low: $20)

$99,114 for 25 grants to individuals (high: $5,000; low: $231)