Total Assets: $1,501,805
Total Giving: $224,153
The following grants were reported in 2005:
$25,000 to Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago, IL, payable over 1 year.
$16,000 to Max McGraw Wildlife Foundation, Dundee, IL, payable over 1 year.
$15,000 to Chicago Public Education Fund, Chicago, IL, payable over 1 year.
$10,000 to Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, payable over 1 year.
$10,000 to High Jump, Chicago, IL, payable over 1 year.
$10,000 to Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, DC, payable over 1 year.
$5,000 to Sconset Trust, Siasconset, MA, payable over 1 year.
$5,000 to Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Charlottesville, VA, payable over 1 year.
$3,000 to Tuckernuck Land Trust, Nantucket, MA, payable over 1 year.
$2,500 to Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket, MA, payable over 1 year.
Giving primarily in IL and MA.
The foundation supports to Education, Environment, natural resources, Food services, Historic preservation/historical societies, Museums (art), Performing arts, orchestras, Performing arts, theater
YM/YWCAs & YM/YWHAs, Zoos/zoological societies.
Type of Grantmaker: Independent foundation
Established in 2001 in IL.
Phone: (312) 876-1980
Email: Not Available
c/o Paige Walsh
10 S. Wacker Dr., Ste. 3175
Chicago, IL 60606-7407
Applicants should submit the following:
1. Copy of IRS Determination Letter
2. Detailed description of project and amount of funding requested
3. Name, address and phone number of organization
Initial approach: Letter or telephone
Brian P. Simmons
Julie D. Simmons
Brian P. Simmons, President
Julie D. Simmons, Vice President and Secretary