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Alan B. Slifka Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-07-29

At A Glance

Alan B. Slifka Foundation, Inc.

477 Madison Ave., 8th Fl.

New York City, NY United States 10022-5802

Telephone: (212) 303-9470

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-11-30)

Assets: $74,152,211

Total giving: $5,877,160






Established in 1963 in NY - Founded by the late Alan B. Slifka, a partner at the investment firm Halcyon Asset Management LLC, a global asset management firm, and the co-founder of The Abraham Fund Initiatives, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting coexistence between Israel’s Jewish and Arab citizens

Purpose and Activities

Support primarily for Jewish interest projects and cultural activities and for endeavors that promote coexistence and a world safe for difference.

Fields of Interest

  • Interfaith
  • International peace and security
  • International relations
  • Judaism
  • Religion
International Interests
  • Israel
  • Middle East
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Jewish people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-11-30

Assets: $74,152,211 (market value)

Gifts received: $19,999,312

Expenditures: $6,977,414

Total giving: $5,877,160

Qualifying distributions: $6,735,788

Giving activities include:

$5,877,160 for 130 grants (high: $1,000,000; low: $100)