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The Herman & Katherine Peters Foundation, Corp.


Last Updated: 2016-02-02

At A Glance

The Herman & Katherine Peters Foundation, Corp.

351 W. Glade Rd.

Palatine, IL United States 60067-6831

Telephone: (847) 909-3130

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $7,129,041

Total giving: $213,500






Established in 1998 in IL

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to financially needy students pursuing studies relating to environmental concerns or Christian-based religious instruction. Some giving for educational field trips for underprivileged children to heighten their awareness about the importance of conservation.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to students from AZ, CO, IL, MI, and WI for higher education in the fields of forestry/conservation or Christian-based religious instruction.

Fields of Interest

  • Christianity
  • Education
  • Environmental education
  • Higher education
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $7,129,041 (market value)

Expenditures: $399,244

Total giving: $213,500

Qualifying distributions: $342,289

Giving activities include:

$166,000 for 30 grants (high: $22,500; low: $1,000)

$47,500 for 15 grants to individuals of $2,500 each