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W. P. Carey Foundation

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Last profile update: 09/22/2017
Last grant data update: 10/07/2017

At A Glance

W. P. Carey Foundation

50 Rockefeller Plz.

New York City, NY United States 10020-1605

URL: www.wpcarey.com/WPC-Foundation

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

133597510

BRIDGE Number

0017657017

Background

Established in 1991 in PA - Founded by the late William Polk Carey, a real estate giant who established the W.P. Carey & Co. It is a publicly traded real estate investment trust company. The foundation's giving is expected to rise sharply in the future as a result of William Polk Carey's intention to leave a portion of his estate, estimated at $1.2 million, to the foundation.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for international relief and education.