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Sy Syms Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 07/11/2017
Last grant data update: 08/26/2017

At A Glance

Sy Syms Foundation

1 Bridge Plz. N., Ste. 275

Fort Lee, NJ United States 07024-7586

Telephone: 2018494417

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

EIN

222617727

BRIDGE Number

0456790889

Background

Established in 1985 in NJ - Founded by the late Sy Syms, who was the founder of the Syms Corp., which operated until 2011 as a chain of retail stores for designer clothes located in the U.S., mainly throughout the Northeastern and Middle Atlantic regions and in the Midwest, Southeast and Southwest.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for media, Jewish welfare and other Jewish organizations; grants also for higher education and the arts.