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Herman and Gwen Shapiro Foundation

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Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

Herman and Gwen Shapiro Foundation

P.O. Box 1497

Madison, WI United States 53701-1497

Telephone: (608) 258-4224

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-07-31)

Assets: $12,589,313

Total giving: $586,000

EIN

391941051

BRIDGE Number

6668387117

Background

Established in 1996 in WI by the late Herman and Gwen Shapiro

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for scholarships for the study of medicine and nursing at the University of Wisconsin.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Medical education
  • Nursing care

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-07-31

Assets: $12,589,313 (market value)

Expenditures: $703,950

Total giving: $586,000

Qualifying distributions: $631,000

Giving activities include:

$586,000 for 1 grant