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John Nesbit Rees and Sarah Henne Rees Charitable Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

John Nesbit Rees and Sarah Henne Rees Charitable Foundation

314 S. Franklin St., Ste. B

Titusville, PA United States 16354-0325

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $17,018,394

Total giving: $702,583






Established in 1989 in PA

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for local civic causes, the arts, medical education, as well as education in the physical and biological sciences, and for health and human services.

Program Area(s)

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

Program-Related Investment

Historically, the foundation has made a PRI in the form of a low-interest mortgage loan to an educational organization. Annual interest on the loan was forgiven.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Arts councils
  • Arts services
  • Camps
  • Community recreation
  • Education
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Historic preservation
  • Human services
  • Performing arts
  • Science
  • Sports and recreation
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Male children and youth
  • Males

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $17,018,394 (market value)

Expenditures: $935,943

Total giving: $702,583

Qualifying distributions: $758,529

Giving activities include:

$702,583 for 37 grants (high: $150,000; low: $100)