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Alfred & Tillie Shemanski Testamentary Trust


Last Updated: 2016-12-16

At A Glance

Alfred & Tillie Shemanski Testamentary Trust

800 5th Ave. WA1-501-33-23

Seattle, WA United States 98104-3176


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $7,667,506

Total giving: $284,095




Trust established in 1974 in WA

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to: 1) Improve the capacity of and cooperation among Jewish congregations in the City of Seattle, Washington; 2) Support interfaith tolerance and understanding; 3) Provide scholarship assistance, primarily to the University of Washington and Seattle University; 4) Support and promote quality educational, human services, and health care programming for economically disadvantaged individuals and families.

Fields of Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Nonprofits
  • Religion
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Jewish people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Associations
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $7,667,506 (market value)

Expenditures: $379,271

Total giving: $284,095

Qualifying distributions: $322,945