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Luther I. Replogle Foundation


Last profile update: 07/28/2016

At A Glance

Luther I. Replogle Foundation

1720 N. Street N.W.

Washington, DC United States 20036-2907

Telephone: (202) 679-0677


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation






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.