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Harman Family Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-08

At A Glance

Harman Family Foundation

397 South St.

Needham, MA United States 02492-2761

Telephone: (781) 449-1911

URL: www2.harman-foundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Politics
  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-02-28)

Assets: $204,315

Total giving: $167,991

EIN

521437943

BRIDGE Number

6162632147

Background

Established in 1985 in DC - Founded by Sidney and Jane Harman. The late Sidney Harman was the founder and Chairman Emeritus of Harman International Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-quality audio products for the automotive, consumer, and professional markets. He was also the author of the book "Mind Your Own Business." Jane Harman is a former member of the United States House of Representatives for California's 36th district.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for the performing arts, international affairs, education, and human services.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Ballet
  • Child welfare
  • Higher education
  • International relations
  • Nonprofits
  • Performing arts
  • Theater
  • Voluntarism
Organizations
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-02-28

Assets: $204,315 (market value)

Gifts received: $18,601

Expenditures: $222,925

Total giving: $167,991

Qualifying distributions: $1,267,991

Giving activities include:

$167,991 for grants