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Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation

152 E. High St., Ste. 500

Pottstown, PA United States 19464-5400

Telephone: (610) 323-2006

URL: pottstownfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Supporting organization

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-06-30)

Assets: $81,943,110

Total giving: $2,856,652

EIN

232344729

BRIDGE Number

8361765049

Additional Contact Information

Contact for Rose Walters: e-mail: rosewalters@pottstownfoundation.org; Contact for large event, grant-related requests: Ashley Pultorak, e-mail: apultorak@pottstownfoundation.org

Background

Established in 2003 in PA; supporting organization of PMMC Over Corp.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to enhance the health and wellness of area residents, providing education, funding and programs that motivate people to adopt healthy lifestyles.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants Program

The foundation awards grants to programs that fall within one of its funding priorities: reduced behavioral risks (empowering individuals to make healthier lifestyle choices, reducing behavioral risks through school health education programs, and building on existing community organization to support health outreach programs); improved access to medical services (improving access to health services and strengthening existing agencies); enhanced formal and informal supports (supporting the infrastructure needs and organizational effectiveness of key community non-profit organizations that provide preventive health programs); and improved physical and social environments (encouraging physical activities by improving recreational infrastructure, pollution cleanup/control, and encouraging an atmosphere of individual safety and non-violence).

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Community health care
  • Education
  • Health
  • Health care administration and financing
  • Human services
  • Physical fitness
  • Preventive care
  • Public health
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-06-30

Assets: $81,943,110 (market value)

Gifts received: $555

Expenditures: $5,018,327

Total giving: $2,856,652

Qualifying distributions: $4,104,220