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Luther I. Replogle Foundation

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Last profile update: 07/28/2016
Last grant data update: 02/27/2016

At A Glance

Luther I. Replogle Foundation

1720 N. Street N.W.

Washington, DC United States 20036-2907

Telephone: (202) 679-0677

URL: www.lirf.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

EIN

366141697

BRIDGE Number

1610645987

Background

Established in 1966

Purpose and Activities

The foundation funds programs addressing the needs of youth and children, and women with children living in, or at risk of, long-term poverty (especially children of inner-city residents). Of particular interest are: 1) Programs designed to address immediate crisis situations and the provision of stabilization services; 2) Programs designed to assist individuals in developing skills for self-sufficiency and to be able to participate constructively in society and the workforce; 3) Programs designed to provide supplementary services to improve educational opportunities for inner city children, including enrichment programs in the arts and sciences, alternative schools, after-school tutoring and mentoring, and scholarship programs. Programs for affordable and supportive housing with a focus on single mothers and families with children, and youth on their own.