Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking

Ann Sherry Foundation

  • Columbus, OH
  • www.annsherryfoundation.org

Mission Statement

The Foundation focuses its efforts in three areas. The first is education, where the Foundation is interested in providing funding for innovative and technological approaches to public education. The second is international and cultural exchange, where the Foundation seeks to promote world peace by contributing to a better understanding among America and its world neighbors. The third is to address community social problems, where the Foundation seeks to use grants to improve the welfare of the citizens of Ohio.

Service Areas

Self-reported

Ohio

Central Ohio

ruling year

2002

Principal Officer since 2011

Self-reported

Mr. William Sherry

Keywords

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grants, education, central ohio

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EIN

75-3029429

 Number

7899195419

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Public Foundations (T30)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (B12)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (O12)

IRS Filing Requirement

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

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

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The foundation has funded projects in more than a dozen central Ohio schools which have had a positive impact more than a thousand students and more than a hundred teachers.

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Grants in the field of education.

Category

Population(s) Served

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

Ohio

Central Ohio

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Financials

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The Ann Sherry Foundation
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Operations

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Ann Sherry Foundation

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr. William Sherry

BIO

William Sherry has strong capabilities in budget and finance, as well as in program development and assessment. He has started and handled all of the administrative activities in both non-profit and for-profit corporations including accounting systems, insurances, benefits, banking, personnel systems, procurement.


COMMUNITY SERVICE

Ames, Iowa
Ames Lions Club - Club President
Excellence Award 1999 - 2000
Treasurer of the Story County Habitat for Humanity
Chamber of Commerce Government
Affairs Committee
Member of ASSET
Volunteer Center of Story County

Columbus, Ohio
United Way Management Assistance
Program Consultant
Junior Achievement Business
Consultant
Community Capital Development Corporation
Ethiopian Orthodox Church - Social Services

EDUCATION

MPA Ohio State University, 1975
BA, Ohio Northern University, 1969

BOARD MEMBERSHIP

The Ann Sherry Foundation
Central Ohio United Cerebral Palsy

EMPLOYMENT
Retired 2000 to Present
Associate Director, The Krell Institute, 1997 to 2000
Budget Officer, Ames Laboratory, 1992 to 1996
Budget Administrator, Brookhaven National Laboratory, 1977 to 1987
Office of Federal and State Programs, City of Columbus, Ohio, 1973 to 1977
Receiving Supervisor, Libby, McNeil and Libby, 1972
Deputy Director, Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission, 1971
Peace Corps Volunteer, Bolivia, 1968 to 1970

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Justin Fields

Central Crossing High School

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?


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CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?


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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?


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BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?


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BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?