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Shipley Foundation

Manager: Cheryl Mirer
Priority: Open

BACKGROUND

Established in 1969 in MA.

FIELDS OF INTEREST

higher education

LIMITATIONS

Giving primarily in CO and MA.

FINANCIAL DATA

Total giving: $3,933,333

Qualifying distributions: $4,310,256

Giving activities include:

$3,933,333 for 6 grants (high: $2,000,000; low: $50,000)

SELECTED GRANTS

  • $2,000,000 to Boston University, Boston, MA, in 2012. For Beverly A. Brown Professorship
  • $1,000,000 to Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, in 2012. For Shipley University Chair in Comparative Oncology
  • $250,000 to Boston University, Boston, MA, in 2012. For Shipley Professorship
  • $50,000 to Boston University, Boston, MA, in 2012. For Shipley Fund for Excellence