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Shimon ben Joseph Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 06/06/2016
Last grant data update: 10/29/2016

At A Glance

Shimon ben Joseph Foundation

(also known as Jim Joseph Foundation)

343 Sansome St., Ste. 550

San Francisco, CA United States 94104-1303

Telephone: (415) 658-8730

URL: www.jimjosephfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

331114104

BRIDGE Number

4476995127

Background

Established in 2003 in CA following the death of Jim Joseph; classified as a private foundation in 2006 - Jim Joseph was founder and president of a successful real estate development company. When he passed away in 2003, he left the Jim Joseph Foundation to benefit the education of Jewish youth in the United States. The Jim Joseph Foundation began operations in January 2006.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation will take a broad view of education including day schools, camping, youth groups, congregational education and the like. The foundation seeks to identify funding opportunities in support of educational experiences that make an indelible impact on the lives of its Jewish participants. .