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Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation

300 Central Park W., Ste. 16J

New York City, NY United States 10024

Telephone: (212) 595-7338

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $65,724,739

Total giving: $464,750



Bridge Number



Established in 1983 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Awards restricted to art education, with emphasis on the visual arts, and to further the development of artists through nonprofit institutions, and to artists' communities and residency programs.

Fields of Interest

  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Arts education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Higher education
  • Museums
  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Visual arts
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $65,724,739 (market value)

Gifts received: $4,113,595

Expenditures: $580,134

Total giving: $464,750

Qualifying distributions: $464,750