The Sister Trust

Elizabeth Morse.imgThe sister trust of The Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust is the Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust. While both Trusts practice values-based grant making and have identical Values Statements and funding focus, there are important differences between the two Trusts, each of which supports different organizations:

  • The administrative offices of the Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust are at Bank of America, N.A./U.S. Trust, 135 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL4-135-14-40, Illinois 60603; the telephone number is 312-828-6763;
  • The individual Co-trustee of the Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust is James L. Alexander, and the corporate Co-trustee is Bank of America, N.A.; and
  • For information regarding the Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust, contact Lauren K. MacDonald at the above phone number or check the website for the Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust: http://www.emgeniustrust.org

Please note the following policies of both The Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust and the Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust:

  • Grant applicants are not permitted to submit proposals to both Trusts; grant applicants are permitted to submit proposals only to the Trust at which the grant applicant first made contact; a first time applicant must select one of the two Trusts to submit its first application;
  • The Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust does not accept proposals from grant applicants that have previously submitted a proposal to the Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust, and, similarly, the Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust does not accept proposals from grant applicants that have previously submitted a proposal to The Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust; and
  • The Trusts also do not accept joint applications to both Trusts, except upon specific invitation by both Trusts.

The Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust

208 South LaSalle Street, Suite 1660, Chicago, IL 60604-1226 | 312-739-0326 | OfficeAdm@MorseTrust.org

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