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Joyce and Irving Goldman Family Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-07-05

At A Glance

Joyce and Irving Goldman Family Foundation, Inc.

(formerly Irving Goldman Foundation, Inc.)

417 5th Ave., 4th Fl.

New York City, NY United States 10016-2239

Telephone: (212) 624-4300


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $154,803,336

Total giving: $7,178,000






Established in 1984 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Grants are made in the following four issue areas: Jewish life, medical education and community health in Israel's Negev region, breast cancer cure/eradication, and sustainable agriculture.

Program Area(s)

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

Breast Cancer Cure & Eradication

By supporting the work of the National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC) the foundation seeks to increase federal funding for breast cancer research, help the scientific community implement new models of research and improve access to high quality health care for all women.

Jewish Life

The foundation is engaged in building and sustaining a vibrant and diverse Jewish community that is relevant and responsive to society. Its work in this area is primarily focused on supporting organizations and programs that provide young adults with innovative and exciting opportunities to engage in Jewish life.

Medical Education and Community Health in Israel's Negev Region

The Medical School at Ben-Gurion University in Israel plays a critical role in the health and care of the Negev's diverse population.

Sustainable Agriculture

This area of funding is focused on increasing local farm food in New York City institutions and on preserving working farms and farmland in New York State.

Fields of Interest

  • Agriculture
  • Cancers
  • Judaism
  • Medical education
  • Religion
International Interests
  • Israel
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Jewish people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $154,803,336 (market value)

Gifts received: $4,456,648

Expenditures: $9,171,928

Total giving: $7,178,000

Qualifying distributions: $7,631,920