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The Richard C. von Hess Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-08-11

At A Glance

The Richard C. von Hess Foundation

1650 Market St., Ste. 1200

Philadelphia, PA United States 19103-7391

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $24,993,050

Total giving: $1,071,015

EIN

236962077

BRIDGE Number

3553366449

Background

Established in 1989 in PA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation was created to assist the work of Wright's Ferry Museum, a historic 18th century house museum in Columbia, Pennsylvania, as well as to further art education and other charitable purposes.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Arts education
  • Arts services
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Historic preservation
  • Historical activities
  • Museums
  • Performing arts
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $24,993,050 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,404,017

Total giving: $1,071,015

Qualifying distributions: $1,252,280