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S. & J. Lurje Memorial Foundation

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Last profile update: 11/02/2017
Last grant data update: 08/12/2017

At A Glance

S. & J. Lurje Memorial Foundation

(also known as Schaina & Josephine Lurje Memorial Foundation, Inc.)

1221 6th Ave.

New York City, NY United States 10020

Telephone: (212) 905-8308

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

136176033

BRIDGE Number

4278058814

Background

Established in NY

Purpose and Activities

The foundation brings opportunities to underprivileged women and children, particularly in Israel. It focuses on education, healthcare and basic needs, and strives to provide women and children, who would not otherwise have the financial means, with scholarships, fellowships and medical care. It's scholarship program is designed to encourage continuous education and academic research and to enable recipients to further their specific areas of academic interest. The foundation also sees great value in developing artistic and literary skills and talent. It awards grants to encourage growth and enhancement of such artistic and literary skills and talent in needy women and children.