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The Florence Gould Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 11/15/2016
Last grant data update: 03/18/2017

At A Glance

The Florence Gould Foundation

80 Pine St., Ste. 2133

New York City, NY United States 10005----1702

Telephone: (212) 701-3400

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

136176855

BRIDGE Number

3502555558

Background

Incorporated in 1957 in NY - Mrs. Gould, who was a daughter-in-law of the railway magnate Jay Gould, died in 1983. The bulk of her estate, an extensive art and jewelry collection valued at over $100 million at the time of her death, was sold and the proceeds left to the foundation. Since 1984, the foundation has received gifts from the estate exceeding $64 million

Purpose and Activities

Essential aim is to promote French-American amity and understanding.