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The David and Lyn Silfen Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

The David and Lyn Silfen Foundation

77 Water St., 9th Fl.

New York City, NY United States 10005-4414

Telephone: 2124400800

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-03-31)

Assets: $110,694

Total giving: $62,550

EIN

133103011

BRIDGE Number

5453858415

Background

Established in 1981 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for the arts, education, health organizations, social services, and Jewish organizations; funding also for a wildlife research institute.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Biodiversity
  • Cancers
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Domesticated animals
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Music
  • Nonprofits
  • Wildlife biodiversity
  • Zoos
Population Groups
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ex-offenders
  • Homeless people
  • Incarcerated people
Organizations
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-03-31

Assets: $110,694 (market value)

Gifts received: $100,000

Expenditures: $63,705

Total giving: $62,550

Qualifying distributions: $62,740