BESSER FOUNDATION

Financial Information

Total Assets: $17,874,329 Total Giving: $944,515

Area of Service:

Michigan

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

Program-Related Investment

Grants

The following grants were awarded in 2016: Trinity Episcopal Church, Alpena, Michigan – $5,000
First Congregational Church, Alpena, Michigan – $5,000

Limitations

Giving limited to the Alpena, MI, area.
No support for video projects.
No grants to individuals, or for endowment funds, meeting or conference expenses, travel, or research.

Summary

Grants primarily to local schools and colleges and health and social service agencies; giving also to Africare for projects in underdeveloped nations in Africa. In addition, the foundation partially supports the Jesse Besser Museum, a local historical and art museum.

Additional

Incorporated in 1944 in MI

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

Not Available

Located in:

Alpena,

Michigan

United States

Contact Information / Process

Telephone: (989) 354-4722
Location:
123 N. 2nd Ave., Ste. 3 Alpena, MI United States 49707-2801

Donors & Leadership

Governing Body:
James C Park President
Patricia Gardner Vice Preside
Chris McCoy Trustee
Gary Dawley
Gary Dawley Secretary, Tr
Gary Dawley Manager
Ann Burton Trustee

EIN:

386071938