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Ross Powers Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

Ross Powers Foundation

(doing business as Level Field Fund)

P.O. Box 7532

Portland, ME United States 04112-7532

Telephone: (207) 274-2016

URL: rosspowersfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Sports
  • Organization that normally receives more than 33 1/3% of its support from contributions, etc.

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-06-30)

Assets: $216,981

Total giving: $34,957

EIN

010541580

BRIDGE Number

0012084932

Background

Founded by Ross Powers, a professional snowboarder. At the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics, Powers won a gold medal in the men's halfpipe snowboarding competition

Purpose and Activities

The foundation assists athletes who have athletic potential and are in financial need.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants

Grants are available to promising athletes whose opportunity to pursue excellence in sport would otherwise be limited by their financial situation. Evaluation criteria include level of athletic potential, financial need, proposed use of funds, availability of alternative sources of funding, and NCAA amateur eligibility status. Grants may be awarded to cover costs related to training, coaching, equipment, and/or event participation, including related travel expenses.

Grants to Individuals Program

Financial assistance to VT athletes who have resided or who have attended school in VT for at least the past two years.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Winter sports

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-06-30

Assets: $216,981 (market value)

Gifts received: $12,150

Expenditures: $52,190

Total giving: $34,957

Qualifying distributions: $43,944