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Nicholas B. Ottaway Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-10-05

At A Glance

Nicholas B. Ottaway Foundation, Inc.

26 South St.

Middletown, NY United States 10940

Telephone: (845) 467-4989

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-05-31)

Assets: $13,660,952

Total giving: $729,450






Established in 1968 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to 1) education programs or institutions at all levels that support educational opportunity for the economically disadvantaged, 2) journalism programs or projects which improve the quality of journalism in all its forms or defend freedom of the press anywhere in the world, and 3) programs and projects in new areas chosen by the foundation's trustees from time to time.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Grants to the economically disadvantaged for educational programs and projects, primarily in NY.

Fields of Interest

  • Community and economic development
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Publishing
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-05-31

Assets: $13,660,952 (market value)

Gifts received: $13,000

Expenditures: $885,985

Total giving: $729,450

Qualifying distributions: $746,656