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May Ellen and Gerald Ritter Foundation

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Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

May Ellen and Gerald Ritter Foundation

61 Oliver St., Apt. 3Y

Brooklyn, NY United States 11209-8615

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $12,326,694

Total giving: $1,038,500

EIN

136114269

BRIDGE Number

5611706731

Background

Established in 1980 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for the arts, education, hospitals and health care, human services, and to Catholic federated giving programs, agencies and churches; the foundation will, however consider all religions.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Catholicism
  • Education
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Nonprofits
  • Religion
  • Tribal and indigenous religions
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Female adults
  • Female children and youth
  • Females
  • Homeless people
  • Immigrants and migrants
  • Incarcerated people
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Infants and toddlers
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Male adults
  • Male children and youth
  • Males
  • Military personnel
  • People of African descent
  • People of Latin American descent
  • People with disabilities
  • People with HIV/AIDS
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities
  • People with vision impairments
  • Seniors
  • Single parents
  • Substance abusers
  • Terminally ill people
  • Victims of crime and abuse
  • Young adults
Organizations
  • Catholic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $12,326,694 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,396,543

Total giving: $1,038,500

Qualifying distributions: $1,248,464