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The Nathan Cummings Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 04/21/2018
Last grant data update: 04/17/2018

At A Glance

The Nathan Cummings Foundation

475 10th Ave., 14th Fl.

New York City, NY United States 10018-9715

Telephone: (212) 787-7300

URL: www.nathancummings.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business
  • Family foundation

EIN

237093201

BRIDGE Number

5929938189

Background

Established in 1949 in IL - Founded by the late Nathan Cummings, who was the founder of Consolidated Foods, which later became the Sara Lee Corporation, a global purveyor of consumer goods

Purpose and Activities

Nathan Cummings Foundation commits to 100 percent mission-aligned investing. The foundation is rooted in the Jewish tradition and committed to democratic values and social justice, including fairness, diversity, and community. It seeks to build a socially and economically just society that values nature and protects the ecological balance for future generations; promotes humane health care; and fosters arts and culture that enriches communities. .