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The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 10/19/2017
Last grant data update: 03/18/2017

At A Glance

The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation

1825 K St. N.W., Ste. 1400

Washington, DC United States 20006-1202

Telephone: (202) 223-3100

URL: www.cafritzfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

526036989

BRIDGE Number

7226905162

Background

Incorporated in 1948 in DC - The foundation is the legacy of Morris Cafritz, one of Washington's leading commercial and residential real estate builders from the early 1920's to the mid-1960's. He established the foundation in 1948. His wife, Gwendolyn, was Pres. of the foundation from 1964 to 1988.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation is committed to building a stronger community for residents of the Washington, D.C. area through support of programs in arts and humanities, community services, education, and health and the environment.