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Betsy and Jesse Fink Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

Betsy and Jesse Fink Foundation

20 Marshall St., Ste. 300

Norwalk, CT United States 06854-2204

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $17,611,819

Total giving: $1,356,215

EIN

137219308

BRIDGE Number

2643515771

Background

Established in 1999 in CT

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for environmental conservation and farm land trusts; funding also for education.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Program-Related Investment

The foundation has made a PRI in the form of a no-interest promissory note to a foundation that is dedicated to rebuilding New Orleans's Lower Ninth Ward. Historically, the foundation has made PRIs in the form of loans to a conservation organization, and to a land trust.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Farmlands
  • Foundations
  • Health
  • Physical fitness
  • Public health
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
Organizations
  • Community foundations

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $17,611,819 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,597,791

Total giving: $1,356,215

Qualifying distributions: $1,591,671