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Lawrence M. Gelb Foundation, Inc.

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Last Updated: 2016-05-12

At A Glance

Lawrence M. Gelb Foundation, Inc.

11 Times Sq.

New York City, NY United States 10036-8299

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $2,761,289

Total giving: $895,500

EIN

136113586

BRIDGE Number

7409309766

Background

Established in 1957 in NY - Founded by the late Lawrence M. Gelb, who, along with his wife, Joan Clair, founded the Clairol (now a personal-care product division of Proctor & Gamble) hair color company in 1931.

Purpose and Activities

Support primarily for private secondary and higher education; some support also for cultural programs and hospitals.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Secondary education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $2,761,289 (market value)

Gifts received: $560,892

Expenditures: $930,410

Total giving: $895,500

Qualifying distributions: $899,816