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The Riggio Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-11

At A Glance

The Riggio Foundation

122 5th Ave., Ste. 10

New York City, NY United States 10011-5605

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-08-31)

Assets: $81,000,682

Total giving: $4,357,311

EIN

137039631

BRIDGE Number

1798641261

Background

Established in 1994 in NY - Leonard Riggio is an entrepreneur, and is a major shareholder in the Barnes & Noble booksellers chain

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for the arts; funding also for human services, higher education, hospitals and health associations, and children's services.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Equestrianism
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Museums
  • Non-natural disasters
  • Performing arts
  • Sports
  • Sports and recreation
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Associations
  • Multipurpose centers

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-08-31

Assets: $81,000,682 (market value)

Gifts received: $2,252,800

Expenditures: $4,623,515

Total giving: $4,357,311

Qualifying distributions: $4,357,311