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Katz Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

Katz Foundation

905 N. Kings Hwy.

Cherry Hill, NJ United States 08034-1514

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Sports

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $198,296

Total giving: $525,736

EIN

223336393

BRIDGE Number

8292444016

Background

Established in 1994 in NJ - Founded by the late Lewis Katz, the former principal owner and managing partner of the New Jersey Nets and co-owner of "The Philadelphia Inquirer." He was a director of the Central Parking Corporation, which operates parking facilities. He also established the New Jersey-based Law Firm Katz, Ettin, Levine & Webster, which now has satellite offices in Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for higher and other education, health organizations, children, youth, and social services.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Child welfare
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Youth services
Organizations
  • Associations
  • Multipurpose centers

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $198,296 (market value)

Gifts received: $5,000

Expenditures: $530,421

Total giving: $525,736

Qualifying distributions: $525,736

Giving activities include:

$525,736 for 21 grants (high: $250,000; low: $1,650)