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About Us

 The Independence Foundation is a private, not-for-profit philanthropic organization serving Philadelphia and its surrounding Pennsylvania counties. 

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Our Mission

The foundation supports organizations in the Philadelphia area that provide services to people who do not ordinarily have access to them.

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Our Values

Learn more about the core beliefs that guide our decision-making. 

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Our Impact

Read our latest Annual Report, and learn more about our funding over the years.

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Our History

Investing in Philadelphia since 1932. 

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Our Team

Learn more about us.