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Gilder Foundation, Inc.

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Last Updated: 2016-06-09

At A Glance

Gilder Foundation, Inc.

1375 Broadway

New York City, NY United States 10018-7001

Telephone: (212) 840-3456

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $32,748,397

Total giving: $44,163,200

EIN

136176041

BRIDGE Number

0633537808

Background

Established in 1965 in NY - Richard Gilder is co-founder of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and heads the brokerage firm Gilder, Gagnon, Howe & Co.

Purpose and Activities

Support for libraries, scholarship funds, and secondary education; support also for recreational programs, public affairs organizations, and cultural groups.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Public affairs
  • Sports and recreation
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Associations

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $32,748,397 (market value)

Gifts received: $15,650,610

Expenditures: $44,726,873

Total giving: $44,163,200

Qualifying distributions: $44,566,416

Giving activities include:

$44,163,200 for 210 grants (high: $20,000,000; low: $100)