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Weissberg Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

Weissberg Foundation

1901 N. Moore St., Ste. 803

Arlington, VA United States 22209-1706

Telephone: 5403410099

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $9,120,665

Total giving: $1,370,375






Established in 1988 in DE

Purpose and Activities

The foundation works to strengthen social justice, combat poverty, improve health and enrich the arts in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. The foundation is interested in programs that target underserved segments of society, as well as outreach that crosses and bridges ethnic and cultural communities. Interest also lies within artistic endeavors located in and genuinely involved with underserved communities, and in young organizations committed to new approaches to old problems. The foundation encourages proposals focused on community-centered initiatives and innovative approaches to effect socio-economic change.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Program-Related Investment

The foundation has made a PRI, in the form of a one-year loan, to a nonprofit social investment fund, to support gender inclusion activities in Africa and Latin America.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Health
  • Performing arts
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Females
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $9,120,665 (market value)

Gifts received: $536,772

Expenditures: $1,741,775

Total giving: $1,370,375

Qualifying distributions: $1,914,692