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The Charles R. Bronfman Prize Foundation

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Last Updated: 2016-02-07

At A Glance

The Charles R. Bronfman Prize Foundation

445 Park Avenue, 16a

New York City, NY United States 10022

Telephone: (212) 931-0127

URL: www.thecharlesbronfmanprize.com

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $3,086,775

Total giving: $105,000

EIN

043612920

BRIDGE Number

2090702119

Background

Established in 2002

Purpose and Activities

Giving an annual award to an individual or team whose humanitarian efforts on behalf of others have contributed significantly to the betterment of the Jewish community.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Awards by nomination to an individual or team who has made significant humanitarian contribution for the betterment of the world.

The Charles R. Bronfman Prize

An award of $100,000 to an individual or team under 50 years of age whose humanitarian work has contributed to the betterment of the world. The candidates must be nominated, must exhibit excellence in their chosen field, and must inspire, through his/her work, the next generations of Jews.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Antidiscrimination
  • Basic and emergency aid
  • Disabled persons' rights
  • Disasters
  • Disasters and emergency management
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • Human rights
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • Individual liberties
  • Public safety
  • Religion
  • Right to free movement and asylum
Population Groups
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Extremely poor people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities
  • People with intellectual disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $3,086,775 (market value)

Expenditures: $667,124

Total giving: $105,000

Qualifying distributions: $650,582