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The Robert Bowne Foundation, Inc.

Profile

Last profile update: 02/05/2016
Last grant data update: 12/10/2016

At A Glance

The Robert Bowne Foundation, Inc.

6 E. 39th St., 10th Fl.

New York City, NY United States 10016-0112

Telephone: (212) 792-6250

URL: www.robertbownefoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

EIN

132620393

BRIDGE Number

0243431931

Background

Incorporated in 1968 in NY - The foundation was established by Edmund A. Stanley, Jr., and named in honor of merchant Robert Bowne (1744-1818), founder of Bowne & Co.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports the development of quality programs that offer literacy education during the out-of-school hours, to children and youth of New York City, especially those who live in economically disadvantaged neighborhoods.