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Penney Family Fund

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Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Penney Family Fund

405 14th St., Ste. 809

Oakland, CA United States 94612-2706

Telephone: (510) 834-2995

URL: www.commoncounsel.org/Penney%20Family%20Fund

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $7,102,734

Total giving: $285,000

EIN

943314431

BRIDGE Number

3859728359

Background

Established in 1998 in CA - The grantmaker is a signatory to Philanthropy’s Promise, an initiative of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP). By signing on, the grantmaker has committed to allocating the majority of its grantmaking dollars to marginalized communities and at least 25 percent to social justice strategies, such as advocacy, community organizing, and civic engagement

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to organizations that work to advance human rights, community social, political and economic empowerment, government accountability and environmental sustainability.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Child welfare
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Human services
  • Public affairs
  • Youth development
  • Youth organizing
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $7,102,734 (market value)

Expenditures: $482,707

Total giving: $285,000

Qualifying distributions: $372,363