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Arcus Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 04/12/2017
Last grant data update: 11/30/2016

At A Glance

Arcus Foundation

(formerly Jon L. Stryker Foundation)

44 W. 28th St., 17th Fl.

New York City, NY United States 10001-4212

Telephone: (212) 488-3000

URL: www.arcusfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

383332791

BRIDGE Number

6671881098

Background

Established in 1997 in MI - The grantmaker is a signatory to Philanthropy’s Promise, an initiative of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP). By signing on, the grantmaker has committed to allocating the majority of its grantmaking dollars to marginalized communities and at least 25 percent to social justice strategies, such as advocacy, community organizing, and civic engagement

Purpose and Activities

The mission of the foundation is to achieve social justice that is inclusive of sexual orientation, gender identity and race, and to ensure conservation and respect of the great apes.