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The Lautenberg Foundation


Last profile update: 08/28/2017
Last grant data update: 04/08/2018

At A Glance

The Lautenberg Foundation

(formerly The L. Family Foundation)

P.O. Box 960

Cliffside Park, NJ United States 07010-0960

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Politics






Established in 1967 in NJ - Founded by the late Frank Lautenberg, who was a Democratic U.S. Senator from New Jersey. He served five non-consecutive terms in office, having served from 1982 to 2001, and from 2003 until his death in 2013. Prior to serving in the Senate, he was Chairman and C.E.O. of Automatic Data Processing, Inc., which is a global provider of integrated computing and business outsourcing.

Purpose and Activities

Grants largely for Jewish welfare funds, education, and cultural programs locally; some support also for educational and cultural institutions in Israel.