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The Charina Endowment Fund, Inc.

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-11

At A Glance

The Charina Endowment Fund, Inc.

(formerly The HWG Fund, Inc.)

375 Park Ave., Ste. 1602

New York City, NY United States 10152-1600

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $316,076,362

Total giving: $12,925,000

EIN

133675545

BRIDGE Number

4048742523

Background

Established in 1992 in NY - The fund was established from bequest of Horace W. Goldsmith and the Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation

Purpose and Activities

The fund supports cultural programs, including performing arts and museums. Support also for hospitals and education, with emphasis on higher education.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Business education
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Homeless services
  • Hospital care
  • Museums
  • Natural resources
  • Public libraries
  • Rehabilitation
  • Senior services
  • Theater
  • Visual arts
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $316,076,362 (market value)

Expenditures: $14,175,322

Total giving: $12,925,000

Qualifying distributions: $13,322,387

Giving activities include:

$12,925,000 for 54 grants (high: $2,000,000; low: $25,000)