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Turrell Fund

Profile

Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

Turrell Fund

21 Van Vleck St.

Montclair, NJ United States 07042-2358

Telephone: (973) 783-9358

URL: www.turrellfund.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $119,188,821

Total giving: $3,833,993

EIN

221551936

BRIDGE Number

7612268552

Additional Contact Information

Application Contact: Jeneanne Kautzmann, Grants, Mgr.; e-mail: application@turrellfund.org

Background

Incorporated in 1935 in NJ - Mr. and Mrs. Turrell were long-time residents of West Orange, New Jersey. Until his death in 1941, Herbert Turrell had been a director of the American Home Products Corp., and had been chief executive of the Oxzyn Co., manufacturers of cosmetic preparations, when it was acquired by American Home Products in 1927.

Purpose and Activities

Grants to organizations dedicated to service or care of children and youth under 12 years of age, with emphasis on the needy, and the disadvantaged; funding also for advocacy and policy involvement.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Child welfare
  • Early childhood education
  • Education
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $119,188,821 (market value)

Expenditures: $5,624,389

Total giving: $3,833,993

Qualifying distributions: $5,120,312

Giving activities include:

$3,833,993 for 188 grants (high: $610,000; low: $500)