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The Rona Jaffe Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 07/27/2016
Last grant data update: 07/01/2017

At A Glance

The Rona Jaffe Foundation

21 Wildwood Dr.

Dix Hills, NY United States 11746-6039

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

133383860

BRIDGE Number

1055439418

Background

Established in NY - Founded by the late Rona Jaffe, a novelist whose popular books include "The Best of Everything" in 1958, which was made into a movie one year later and starred Joan Crawford, and her 1981 novel "Mazes and Monsters" which was adapted into a TV movie in 1982, and starred Tom Hanks

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for health organizations and human services; grant awards also to selected individuals to support their writing.