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Lydia Collins deForest Charitable Trust


Last Updated: 2016-05-12

At A Glance

Lydia Collins deForest Charitable Trust

1 Bryant Park NY1-100-28-05

New York City, NY United States 10036

Telephone: 8888663275

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-02-28)

Assets: $10,605,484

Total giving: $445,000





Additional Contact Information

E-mail to discuss application process or for questions: (the name of the foundation should be included in the subject line)


Established in 2002 in NJ

Purpose and Activities

The trust supports organizations that provide services to those who are visually limited, churches and organizations affiliated with the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States and other religious organizations in union with or recognized by the Episcopal Church, and organizations that provide services to those who are homeless, unemployed, or substance-dependent .

Fields of Interest

  • Addiction services
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Episcopalianism and Anglicanism
  • Family services
  • Homeless services
  • Human services
  • Lutheranism
  • Special population support
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with vision impairments

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-02-28

Assets: $10,605,484 (market value)

Expenditures: $549,101

Total giving: $445,000

Qualifying distributions: $482,925