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The Laurie M. Tisch Foundation

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

The Laurie M. Tisch Foundation is a private foundation based in New York, NY that was founded in 1993. As of 2019 they had $56 million in revenue and $121 million in assets.

The foundation is characterized by the word illumination a metaphor for the ways in which the foundation targets philanthropic investments that inspire new ideas and fresh approaches to improve the status quo.

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Form 990s for The Laurie M. Tisch Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Dec 20, 2019990PFView PDF
2017-12Jan 29, 2019990PFView PDF
2016-12Nov 15, 2017990PFView PDF
2015-12Nov 16, 2016990PFView PDF
2014-12Nov 17, 2015990PFView PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Laurie M. Tisch Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$49,133,298
Investment income and dividends$1,475,704
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,685,438
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$27,993
Total revenues$56,322,433

Vendors for The Laurie M. Tisch Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Finn PartnersCommunication Strategies$157,2342019-12-20
████████ ████████Legal Services$73,0002019-12-20
████ ██████████ ███Building Improvement$66,4442019-12-20
████ ███████████ ███Tax accounting2019-12-20
██████Fundraising software2019-08-22
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-08-22
█████████Content management system software2019-08-22

Personnel at The Laurie M. Tisch Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Richard E. LuftglassExecutive Director , Secretary , Vice President , Chief Operating Officer-Nov. 15, 2017
Alan H. HirschfeldVice President-Nov. 15, 2017
████ █████████Executive Director-May 28, 2020

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