Greenblatt Family Charitable Trust: New York and Tri-State Funders

OVERVIEW:  The Greenblatt Family Charitable Trust primarily funds grantmaking related to education, Jewish causes, health and the arts.

IP TAKE: The foundation lacks transparency, which limits information available on its grantmaking priorities and activities.

PROFILE: The Greenblatt Family Charitable Trust was established in 2011 by businessman William M. Greenblatt and his wife Judith. William is the founder and chairman of Sterling Talent Solutions, one of the leading global providers of pre-employment screening services. The foundation does not maintain a website, which limits information available on its grantmaking priorities and activities. According to tax filings, the Greenblatt Family Charitable Trust primarily funds grantmaking related to education, Jewish causes, health and the arts.

William Greenblatt is on the board of overseers of Benjamin Cardozo School of Law. He is a longtime supporter of the Public Service Auction, helping to provide stipends for students volunteering in the public sector, and he endowed a scholarship to assist students in achieving their dream of legal education.

Grants range from $500 to $122,570. In a recent fiscal year, the foundation gave away approximately $470,000. Past grantees include Park Avenue Synagogue, Jewish Theological Seminary of America, NARAL Pro-Choice New York, Success Academy Charter Schools, Abingdon Theater Company and Foundation for Morristown Medical Center.

The Greenblatt Family Charitable Trust keeps a low profile and does not accept unsolicited proposals.

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CONTACT:

Greenblatt Family Charitable Trust
1 State St., 24th Fl.
New York City, NY 10004