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Nicholas Patterson Perpetual Fund


Last Updated: 2016-02-07

At A Glance

Nicholas Patterson Perpetual Fund

P.O. Box 214

Kenmore, NY United States 14217

Telephone: (716) 885-6361

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $464,577

Total giving: $24,000





Additional Contact Information

Application Address:c/o Frederick Cohen, P.O. Box 1018, Hamburg NY.14075-1018


Established in 1987 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to Erie County residents with preference given to students attending a NY state college or university; also supports the Alana Internship in the multicultural program at Canisius College in Buffalo, NY.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to residents of Erie County, NY, for college and graduate school.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Education services
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Human services
  • Independent living for people with disabilities
  • Special population support
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Female adolescents
  • Female children and youth
  • Females
  • People with disabilities
  • People with vision impairments

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $464,577 (market value)

Expenditures: $30,709

Total giving: $24,000

Qualifying distributions: $27,353