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Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania

  • Philadelphia, PA
  • https://genpa.org

Mission Statement

Promotion of genealogical research

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania is the state level genealogical organization for Pennsylvania . Family History researchers from Pennsylvania and beyond whose ancestors resided in Pennsylvania are provided with assistance in finding records in Pennsylvania about those families

ruling year

1939

Principal Officer

Source: IRS Form 990

CAROL SHEAFFER

Keywords

Self-reported

Genealogy, Family History

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Also Known As

No

EIN

23-0616400

 Number

0483730201

Physical Address

2100 Byberry Road Suite 111

Philadelphia, PA 19116

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Historical Societies and Related Activities (A80)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Service Areas

Self-reported

International

The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania is the state level genealogical organization for Pennsylvania . Family History researchers from Pennsylvania and beyond whose ancestors resided in Pennsylvania are provided with assistance in finding records in Pennsylvania about those families

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Financials

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GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania

Leadership

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Principal Officer

CAROL SHEAFFER

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Carol Margaret Sheaffer MD

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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