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John Frederick Steinman Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-09

At A Glance

John Frederick Steinman Foundation

P.O. Box 128

Lancaster, PA United States 17608-0128

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $41,312,502

Total giving: $1,379,634





Additional Contact Information

Additional address: c/o M. Steven Weaver, Secy., Fellow, 8 W. King St., P.O. Box 1328, Lancaster, PA 17603-3824, tel.: (717) 291-8676


Trust established in 1952 in PA

Purpose and Activities

Giving for higher and secondary education, the arts, community funds, family planning and other social services, youth, health services and hospitals, and the handicapped; support also for a fellowship program limited to graduate study in mental health or a related field.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Fellowships primarily to residents of Lancaster, PA, for graduate study in the mental health field.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Education
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Mental health care
  • Nonprofits
  • Psychology and behavioral science
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • People with disabilities
  • Students
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $41,312,502 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,616,375

Total giving: $1,379,634

Qualifying distributions: $1,434,780