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Lone Pine Foundation, Inc.

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Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

Lone Pine Foundation, Inc.

2 Greenwich Plz., 2nd Fl.

Greenwich, CT United States 06830-6353

URL: www.lonepinefoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $41,030,555

Total giving: $5,926,181

EIN

061637040

BRIDGE Number

2280715681

Background

Established in 2001 in CT

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for programs that serve low-income families and children in the areas of education and youth development. Through the foundation's Fairfield County Academic Gain Award, public elementary schools (and their employees) in Fairfield County, CT, are eligible to be awarded for providing quality education. Each full time employee in the prior academic year at the winning school receives $500, and the school receives $1,000 to be used at its discretion. The foundation's mission is to break the cycle of poverty through education.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Fairfield County Academic Gain Award

The Fairfield County Academic Gain Award Program is designed to acknowledge the public elementary schools that have made the greatest academic gain in student achievement, create incentive for other schools to work towards significant academic gains and share the effective practices used by these high achieving schools. All public elementary schools in Fairfield County, CT are automatically eligible and considered for this award. Schools can not apply to win the award.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Education
  • Youth development
International Interests
  • England
  • Hong Kong
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $41,030,555 (market value)

Gifts received: $5,743,311

Expenditures: $6,822,802

Total giving: $5,926,181

Qualifying distributions: $6,134,431