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The Frederick P. Lenz Foundation for American Buddhism

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-09

At A Glance

The Frederick P. Lenz Foundation for American Buddhism

1901 Avenue of the Stars, Ste. 1100

Los Angeles, CA United States 90067-6002

URL: www.fredericklenzfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $13,301,248

Total giving: $235,333

EIN

134014022

BRIDGE Number

7264207402

Background

Established in CA and NY

Purpose and Activities

The foundation is dedicated to promoting the benefits of Zen Buddhism, meditation, yoga and related Buddhist practices as a pathway to self-realization and the harmonious blending of the material and spiritual in contemporary American society.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Buddhism
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Religion
  • Spirituality
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Incarcerated people

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $13,301,248 (market value)

Gifts received: $33,045

Expenditures: $670,743

Total giving: $235,333

Qualifying distributions: $544,067

Giving activities include:

$235,333 for 17 grants (high: $50,000; low: $2,500)