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Political Economy Research Fund Inc.

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-01

At A Glance

Political Economy Research Fund Inc.

418 N. Pleasant St., Apt. A

Amherst, MA United States 01002-1735

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Sports

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $3,121,821

Total giving: $450,000

EIN

202230934

BRIDGE Number

2412988073

Background

Established in 2006 in MA - Founded by the late Abe Pollin and his wife Irene Pollin. Abe Pollin was the owner of a number of sports teams, including the NHL's Washington Capitals, the WNBA's Washington Mystics, and the NBA's Washington Wizards.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • International development
  • International relations
  • Public affairs
  • Public policy
  • Social sciences
Population Groups
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $3,121,821 (market value)

Gifts received: $1,300

Expenditures: $467,992

Total giving: $450,000

Qualifying distributions: $458,996

Giving activities include:

$450,000 for 1 grant