The Staten Island Foundation
(formerly SI Bank & Trust Foundation)
260 Christopher Ln., Ste. 3B
Staten Island, NY United States 10314-1658
Telephone: (718) 697-2831
Type of Grantmaker
Established as a company-sponsored foundation in 1998 in DE and NY; status changed to independent foundation in 2004 - The Staten Island Foundation, previously named SI Bank & Trust Foundation, and initially SISB Community Foundation, was created in Dec. 1997, when the bank converted to a public company. From the beginning, the foundation's express mission was to improve the quality of life in Staten Island, NY. Over the course of its history, the foundation has supported a varied and wide-ranging array of projects. The foundation has contributed to local projects of national prominence as well as to programs serving schools, faith-based groups, community centers, and community programs serving physically disabled, developmentally disabled, abandoned, abused, neglected, poor and homeless populations and individuals. In its giving, the foundation has reached the full range of faiths, cultures, age, and racial and ethnic groups.