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Alvin Goldfarb Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-04

At A Glance

Alvin Goldfarb Foundation

6349 Clayton Rd.

St. Louis, MO United States 63117-1808

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $280,458,098

Total giving: $11,342,947






Established in 1992 in MO

Program Area(s)

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

Program-Related Investment

The foundation has made PRIs, in the form of interest-free loans, to a community development organization, for the construction of new single-family homes, for sale to low and moderate-income families, and to provide affordable housing by acquiring and rehabilitating homes. Historicially, the foundation has made a PRI, in the form of a below market rate loan, to a community development organization for the contruction of a supermarket in a low-income community.

Fields of Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Community and economic development
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Family services
  • Housing development
  • Housing services
  • Human services
  • Shelter and residential care
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $280,458,098 (market value)

Expenditures: $13,748,077

Total giving: $11,342,947

Qualifying distributions: $11,848,642

Giving activities include:

$11,342,947 for 12 grants (high: $8,600,000; low: $11,254)