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Alexia Foundation for World Peace, Inc.

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-05

At A Glance

Alexia Foundation for World Peace, Inc.

(also known as Alexia Foundation)

P.O. Box 87

Bloomingdale, NJ United States 07403

URL: www.alexiafoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2012-12-31)

Assets: $658,396

Total giving: $66,576

EIN

223114228

Bridge Number

6826480258

Background

Established in 1989 in NJ - Founded in memory of Alexia Tsairis, a victim of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103

Purpose and Activities

The foundation helps professional and student photographers produce photographs that promote world peace and cultural understanding.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships for students to study photojournalism at Syracuse University in London, England. Awards to professional photographers whose photojournalism projects further cultural understanding and promote world peace.

Professional Alexia Grants

The foundation offers this professional grant to enable a photographer to have the financial ability to produce a substantial picture story that furthers the foundation's goals of promoting world peace and cultural understanding. Recipient will receive $15,000 for the production of the proposed project. .

Student Alexia Grants

The foundation helps to provide the financial ability for students to improve their knowledge and skills of photojournalism and to increase their own knowledge and understanding of other cultures by providing scholarships to study photojournalism at Syracuse University in London, England.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Philanthropy
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2012-12-31

Assets: $658,396 (market value)

Gifts received: $232,680

Expenditures: $168,630

Total giving: $66,576

Qualifying distributions: $66,576

Giving activities include:

$66,576 for grants