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Essel Foundation, Inc.

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-11

At A Glance

Essel Foundation, Inc.

2500 Westchester Ave.

Purchase, NY United States 10577-2540

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-11-30)

Assets: $84,581,246

Total giving: $9,373,600

EIN

136191234

BRIDGE Number

0062548856

Background

Established in 1966

Purpose and Activities

Support for research in neuroscience, biological psychiatry, and higher education.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Mental and behavioral disorders
  • Neurology
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities
  • People with intellectual disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-11-30

Assets: $84,581,246 (market value)

Gifts received: $2,460,187

Expenditures: $9,400,572

Total giving: $9,373,600

Qualifying distributions: $9,375,100

Giving activities include:

$9,373,600 for 11 grants (high: $7,523,920; low: $670)