OVERVIEW: The Snyder Family Foundation primarily funds grantmaking related to arts and culture, Jewish causes, health, and youth organizations.
IP TAKE: The foundation keeps a low public profile, which limits information available on its grantmaking priorities and activities.
PROFILE: The Snyder Family Foundation was established in 2007 by lawyer Randy Snyder and his wife Susan, based in suburban Los Angeles. The foundation lacks transparency and does not maintain a website, which makes it difficult to locate further information on its priority areas and grantmaking strategies. Tax filings suggest the Snyder Family Foundation primarily funds grantmaking related to arts and culture, Jewish causes, health, and youth organizations.
The Snyders are heavily involved with their local Temple Judea in Tarzana, which they steadily support.
Grants range from $500 to $900,000. In a recent fiscal year, the foundation made grants totaling around $1.6 million. Past grantees include Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, Geffen Playhouse, Tower Cancer Research Fund, Boys and Girls Club San Pedro, Baby2Baby, and Los Angeles Philharmonic.
The Snyder Family Foundation keeps a low profile and does not accept unsolicited proposals.
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Snyder Family Foundation
16030 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA 91436