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Bernard F. and Alva B. Gimbel Foundation, Inc.

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Purpose and Activities

Support for education, workforce/economic development, criminal justice, civil legal services, reproductive rights, the environment, and for advocacy in these areas.


Incorporated in 1943 in NY - Founded by the late Bernard F. and Alva B. Gimbel. Bernard Gimbel was one of the founders of Gimbels, which was a major American department store corporation from 1887 through the late 20th century


Bernard F. and Alva B. Gimbel Foundation, Inc.

Family foundation




271 Madison Ave., Ste. 605 New York City, NY United States 10016-1001

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