RANKFoundation
Phone/
website/
year founded
Top executive(s)/
Compensation1
2017
assets
(in millions)/
% change
from 2016
2017
contributions
(in millions)/
% change
from 2016
2017
grants
made2
2017 notable grants
to NYC organizations
Top giving areas
Employees3
1
Ford Foundation
320 E. 43rd St.
New York, NY 10017
212-573-5000
fordfoundation.org
1936
Darren Walker
President
$860,052
$13,078.3
+5.8%
$556.0
+26.1%
1,271
Make the Road New York, $500,000; Brennan Center for Justice, $1,200,000
Civic engagement and government; creativity and free expression; future of work
425
2
Foundation to Promote Open Society4
224 W. 57th St.
New York, NY 10019
212-548-0600
opensocietyfoundations.org
1993
George Soros
Founder, chairman, director
$0
$10,321.9
+40.7%
$447.3
+3.7%
n/d
Human Rights Watch, $10,075,000; The Fund for Public Schools, $2,304,382
Transparency and public accountability; equality and anti-discrimination; education and learning
n/d
3
Bloomberg Family Foundation
25 E. 78th St.
New York, NY 10075
212-205-0100
bloomberg.org
2006
Patricia E. Harris
Chief executive
$0
$7,850.2
+9.7%
$346.1
+23.5%
n/d
Everytown for Gun Safety support fund, $5,200,000; Results for America, $2,796,000
Environment; public health; arts
n/d

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