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The Lerner Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-09

At A Glance

The Lerner Foundation

26500 Curtiss Wright Pkwy.

Highland Heights, OH United States 44143-1438

Telephone: (440) 891-5000

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $8,725,330

Total giving: $2,772,028

EIN

341744726

BRIDGE Number

5547114923

Background

Established in 1993 in OH - Founded by Alfred and Norma Lerner. At the time of his death in 2002, Alfred Lerner was Chairman of MBNA Bank and had invested 100 million of his own money in the corporation's initial public offering. He was also the owner of the National Football League's Cleveland Browns.

Purpose and Activities

Support primarily for medical care, Jewish agencies and temples and Jewish federated giving programs.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Art museums
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Judaism
  • Nonprofits
International Interests
  • England
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Jewish people
  • People with disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities
Organizations
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities
  • Supporting organizations (general)

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $8,725,330 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,787,592

Total giving: $2,772,028

Qualifying distributions: $2,773,728