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Janis and Alan Menken Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Janis and Alan Menken Foundation, Inc.

P.O. Box 443

North Salem, NY United States 10560-0443

Telephone: (914) 669-6770

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $33,222

Total giving: $168,650






Established in 1996 in NY - Founded by Alan Menken who is a composer for film and theater. Mr. Menken is known for his Academy Award winning scores heard in the Disney animated films "The Little Mermaid," "Beauty and the Beast," "Aladdin," and "Pocahontas." Mr. Menken's scores were also heard in the Broadway stage versions of "The Little Mermaid" and "Beauty and the Beast," as well as in both the stage and film adaptations of the musical "Little Shop of Horrors." Some of his more recent Broadway musical credits include the stage adaptations of the movies "Sister Act" and "Newsies."

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Environment
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $33,222 (market value)

Gifts received: $150,000

Expenditures: $168,700

Total giving: $168,650

Qualifying distributions: $168,675