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The Chazen Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-09

At A Glance

The Chazen Foundation

150 E. 58th St., 27th Fl.

New York City, NY United States 10155-0022

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $9,692,514

Total giving: $1,443,963

EIN

133229474

BRIDGE Number

7273874106

Background

Established in 1985 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for Jewish agencies and temples, higher education, the arts, particularly art museums, health associations, and human services.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to promising high school seniors of Northeast U.S., in pursuit of a higher education at a college or university of their choice.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Nonprofits
  • Opera
International Interests
  • Israel
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
Organizations
  • Associations
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $9,692,514 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,770,373

Total giving: $1,443,963

Qualifying distributions: $1,556,073

Giving activities include:

$1,443,963 for 27 grants (high: $943,043