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Alexander and Margaret Stewart Trust

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Last Updated: 2016-05-29

At A Glance

Alexander and Margaret Stewart Trust

888 17th St. N.W., Ste. 610

Washington, DC United States 20006-3321

Telephone: (202) 785-9892

URL: www.stewart-trust.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $88,964,308

Total giving: $4,484,832

EIN

526020260

BRIDGE Number

6044900976

Background

Trust established in 1947 in DC; in 1997 combined with the Helen S. Devore Trust that was established in 1960 - The trust was established by Mary Stewart and Helen Stewart Devore in honor of their parents

Purpose and Activities

Giving for the care, prevention, and treatment of cancer, and for the care of children who are physically or mentally ill or handicapped; and research, education, or prevention of diseases common to childhood, including societal behavioral patterns having a negative impact on the welfare of children.

Program Area(s)

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

Cancer

Grants are made for care and treatment of D.C. residents afflicted with cancer. The trust occasionally may fund the purchase of equipment used in cancer diagnosis and treatment. The trust is supporting research of emerging cancer therapies, but does not accept proposals for such research, working instead with experts to fund research at selected institutions.

Child Care

Grants are made for the care of children, residents of D.C., who are physically or mentally ill or handicapped, and for education or prevention of diseases common to childhood. This includes societal behavioral patterns that have a negative impact on the welfare of children. The trust is supporting some research of pediatric afflictions, but does not accept proposals for such research, working instead with experts to fund research at selected institutions.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Cancers
  • Child welfare
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Health
  • Infant care
  • Medical specialties
  • Pediatrics
Population Groups
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $88,964,308 (market value)

Expenditures: $4,988,336

Total giving: $4,484,832

Qualifying distributions: $4,730,428