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Union Benevolent Association

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-06-06

At A Glance

Union Benevolent Association

1528 Walnut St., Ste. 1002

Philadelphia, PA United States 19102-3627

Telephone: (215) 763-7670

URL: www.uba1831.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $4,735,885

Total giving: $244,360

EIN

231360861

BRIDGE Number

1287956352

Background

Founded in 1831 in PA - The Association was organized as a public trust to which contributions of money, clothing and fuel were solicited and distributions made to the poor through district committees. The distributions were based on the recommendations of agents and committees of volunteer visitors who determined the specific needs of the poor in those districts.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Addiction services
  • Basic and remedial instruction
  • Child development
  • Child educational development
  • Community and economic development
  • Diversity and intergroup relations
  • Education
  • Family planning
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Homeless services
  • Housing development
  • Housing for the homeless
  • Human services
  • Reading promotion
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $4,735,885 (market value)

Gifts received: $2,936

Expenditures: $296,822

Total giving: $244,360

Qualifying distributions: $267,456