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The Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-17

At A Glance

The Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation

(formerly The Beinecke Foundation, Inc.)

50 Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Ste. 605

Uniondale, NY United States 11553-3650

Telephone: (516) 483-5800

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $59,329,252

Total giving: $1,923,963

EIN

136201175

BRIDGE Number

1227621732

Background

Incorporated in 1966 in NY as The Kerry Foundation, Inc. and absorbed the Edwin J. Beinecke Trust, NY, in April 1985. The new name for the combined foundations was adopted in Dec. 1985

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for education and the arts, particularly museums; funding also for human services.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Botanical gardens
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Natural resources
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Multipurpose centers

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $59,329,252 (market value)

Expenditures: $3,626,699

Total giving: $1,923,963

Qualifying distributions: $2,641,466