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The Leon and Toby Cooperman Family Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-17

At A Glance

The Leon and Toby Cooperman Family Foundation

(formerly Leon & Toby Cooperman Foundation)

P.O. Box 2369

Clifton, NJ United States 07015-2369

Telephone: (973) 778-8885

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

133102941

BRIDGE Number

6677377616

Background

Established in 1981 in NJ - Founded by Leon G. Cooperman, founder and chairman of the hedge fund firm Omega Advisors, Inc. He also served as chairman and C.E.O. of Goldman Sachs Asset Management. Leon and Toby Cooperman have committed to The Giving Pledge, and have pledged to give away at least half of their wealth to philanthropy.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for the arts, particularly a performing arts center, as well as for education, health organizations and medical research, human services, and to Jewish organizations.