NET WORTH: Unknown
SOURCE OF WEALTH: Sunrise Financial Group
FUNDING AREAS: Jewish causes
OVERVIEW: Nathan Low moves his philanthropy through the Sunrise Charitable Foundation. Giving focuses on the Jewish community in the United States and Israel.
BACKGROUND: Nathan A. Low graduated with an A.B. from Harvard College in 1982. He worked at Salomon Brothers and Bear Stearns. He later founded Sunrise Financial Group and Sunrise Israel Tech, a growth engine for Israeli startups.
JEWISH CAUSES: Low has been an active in investor in Israel, putting his money behind some 70 startups. His philanthropy through the Sunrise Charitable Foundation focuses on Jewish organizations including Yad Avraham Institute, a Torah learning institute in New York City; American Friends of Shalva Israel; New Israel Rabbinical College; The Jewish Center; and Young Jewish Professionals.
OTHER: The bulk of Low's foundation giving focuses on the Jewish community, but other grantees include the Investigative Project on Terrorism and Rhett Syndrome Research Trust. Low directs small grants to some unidentified charities through his foundation, so there may be opportunities beyond the areas we've mentioned.
LOOKING FORWARD: Expect Low's steady support of the Jewish community to continue.
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