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Russell and Betty Shirk Foundation

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Last Updated: 2016-02-04

At A Glance

Russell and Betty Shirk Foundation

P.O. Box 1549

Bloomington, IL United States 61702-1549

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $10,952,160

Total giving: $491,750

EIN

237022709

BRIDGE Number

6631308476

Additional Contact Information

Application address: c/o James A. Shirk, 103 N. Robinson St., Bloomington, IL 61701-5424, tel.: (309) 827-8580

Background

Established in 1968

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for higher education, as well as to a YMCA; funding also for social services.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Philanthropy
  • School athletics
  • Sports
  • Sports and recreation
  • Sports training
Population Groups
  • Academics
Organizations
  • Associations

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $10,952,160 (market value)

Gifts received: $234,000

Expenditures: $600,067

Total giving: $491,750

Qualifying distributions: $527,452

Giving activities include:

$491,750 for 15 grants (high: $250,000; low: $250)