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Lake Charles American Press Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Lake Charles American Press Foundation

(formerly The Tom B. & Flora I. Shearman Foundation)

P.O. Box 2893

Lake Charles, LA United States 70602-2893

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-03-31)

Assets: $5,772,577

Total giving: $1,203,390

EIN

720920599

BRIDGE Number

3210346699

Background

Established in 1982

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for youth services.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Adult and child mentoring
  • Arts and culture
  • Catholicism
  • Charter school education
  • Child welfare
  • Christianity
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Foundations
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • Nonprofits
  • Philanthropy
  • Protestantism
  • Religion
  • Scouting programs
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Catholics
  • Children and youth
  • Christians
  • Protestants
  • Students
Organizations
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-03-31

Assets: $5,772,577 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,273,547

Total giving: $1,203,390

Qualifying distributions: $1,203,390