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The Presser Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 08/28/2017
Last grant data update: 10/14/2017

At A Glance

The Presser Foundation

1501 Cherry St.

Philadelphia, PA United States 19102-1403

Telephone: (267) 519-5350

URL: www.presserfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

232164013

BRIDGE Number

5067065343

Background

Founded in 1916; incorporated in 1939 in PA

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to: 1) promising undergraduate and graduate students of music through grants to accredited institutions in the U.S.; 2) enhance music education and performance by supporting the acquisition of musical equipment and instruments and the construction and renovation of suitable buildings for musical instruction and performance; 3) advance the study and appreciation of music by aiding the promotion of formal musical programs and projects; and 4) provide financial relief to worthy teachers of music in distress.