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Surdna Foundation

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Surdna Foundation is a private foundation based in New York, NY that was founded in 1938. As of 2018 they had $81 million in revenue and $1.0 billion in assets.

The Surdna Foundation seeks to foster sustainable communities in the United States, communities guided by principles of social justice and distinguished by healthy environments, strong local economies, and thriving cultures.

Surdna Foundation makes grants to other organizations, such as $1,205,250 to Andrus for "General Support"; $575,000 to Foundation for Louisiana for "General Support"; $500,000 to Baltimore Community Foundation (BCF) for "General Support"; $395,000 to New Venture Fund (NVF) for "General Support"; and $385,000 to Smart Growth America for "General Support".

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Surdna Foundation Att Marc De Venoge.

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Form 990s for Surdna Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990PFView PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990PFView PDF
2016-06Aug 17, 2017990PFView PDF
2015-06Aug 2, 2016990PFView PDF
2014-06Jul 24, 2015990PFView PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Surdna Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Investment income and dividends$4,391,711
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$15,897,014
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$61,272,166
Total revenues$81,560,891

Vendors for Surdna Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-16
███ ███ ███Tax accounting2019-05-31
█████████ ████████Software2018-09-05
█████████ ██████████Investment Consult$1,811,1432018-06-01
████████ █████Custodial Bank$412,0182018-06-01
████████ ███ ██████████Construction Management$2,572,2862018-06-01
█████ ███████ ██████████Investment Management$227,0052018-06-01
██████████ █████████████ █████████ ███Investment Management$866,4382018-06-01

Personnel at Surdna Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Marc de VenogeVice President , Finance and Administration / Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Treasurer$450,615July 12, 2019
Betsy FaderVice President , Programs / Vice President Programs-July 12, 2019
███████ ███████Executive Director$217,878June 30, 2018
███████ ██████Director of Communications$64,038June 30, 2018
████████ ████████Director, Learning and Grant Operations$226,905July 12, 2019
█████ ████Program Director , Sustainable Environments / PRGM Director - Sustainable Environ.$188,633July 12, 2019
███ █████ █████████Program Director , Strong Local Economies-Sept. 24, 2017
████████ █████Program Director, Inclusive Economies-July 12, 2019
██ ██████ ██████Director, Thriving Cultures-July 12, 2019
██████ ███████Human Resources Manager-July 12, 2019
...and eight more key personnel

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