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The Jonas Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-01

At A Glance

The Jonas Foundation

520 Broad St.

Newark, NJ United States 07102

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-07-31)

Assets: $2,950,110

Total giving: $137,600



Bridge Number



Established in 1997 in NY

Program Area(s)

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

Program-Related Investment

The foundation has made a PRI in the form of a loan to a rehabilitation center for Jewish teenagers suffering from drug and alcohol addictions.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Education services
  • International relations
  • Judaism
  • Philanthropy
  • Religion
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Jewish people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-07-31

Assets: $2,950,110 (market value)

Expenditures: $137,600

Total giving: $137,600

Qualifying distributions: $137,600

Giving activities include:

$137,600 for 15 grants (high: $35,000; low: $500)