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Kenneth Cole Foundation


Last profile update: 10/11/2017
Last grant data update: 04/03/2018

At A Glance

Kenneth Cole Foundation

810 7th Ave.. 7th Fl.

New York City, NY United States 10019-5818

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business






Established in 1994 in NY - Founded by Kenneth Cole and Maria Cuomo Cole. Kenneth Cole is a clothing and shoe designer who is the founder of Kenneth Cole Productions. His company has been included on Forbes annual list of the 200 Best Small Companies. The company is active in charities and often uses advertising, publicity and other initiatives to support charitable causes. Cole is also a board member and the current Chairman of the Board for The Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR).

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for AIDS research; funding also for higher education, as well as for health associations.