NET WORTH: Unknown
SOURCE OF WEALTH: Hocky Capital L.P.
FUNDING AREAS: Education & Youth, Health, Community
OVERVIEW: David Sachs and his wife Allison move philanthropy through the Sachs Family Foundation, which gave away around $150,000 in a recent year. Sachs supports his alma mater Babson College. Other philanthropy focuses on the Greater New York City area, particularly in Westchester County.
BACKGROUND: David Sachs graduated from Babson College in 1988. He was assistant to the chairman of Furman, Selz, Mager, Dietz and Birney. He launched Hocky Capital with his wife Allison and is currently general partner of the firm.
Allison Sachs is a partner of Hocky Capital, which she runs with her husband David Sachs.
EDUCATION & YOUTH: The couple support Sachs’ school Babson College, including a program called Management Consulting Field Experience (MCFE), which puts together teams of student consultants who work with an organization to address a business challenge. They’ve also supported places like Harlem Village Academies, Street Squash, City Squash, Tulane University, Columbia University, and Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester.
HEALTH: The couple also appears to have an interest in healthcare and medical research. They’ve supported institutions like Blythedale Children’s Hospital, American Red Cross, Memorial Sloan Kettering, and New York Presbyterian Fund.
COMMUNITY: The Sachses are based in Westchester County and they support their local community. Grantees have included Bedford Fire Department. They’ve also supported Jewish outfits like UJA Federation and University of Michigan Hillel.
LOOKING FORWARD: The couple’s philanthropy has been fairly modest but steady of late. Expect them to stick with their established interest areas for now.
The Sachs Family Foundation does not provide a clear avenue for getting in touch with the family but below is an address:
Sachs Family Foundation
454 Succabone Road
Bedford Corners, NY 10549