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The Scherman Foundation

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Peers

The Scherman Foundation is a private foundation based in New York, NY that was founded in 1943. As of 2018 they had $15 million in revenue and $107 million in assets.

The Scherman Foundation nurtures excellent nonprofit organizations and leaders in the fields of community development, environment, reproductive justice, human rights, the arts, and governmental accountability.

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Form 990s for The Scherman Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 22, 2020990PFView PDF
2017-12Feb 2, 2019990PFView PDF
2016-12Nov 21, 2017990PFView PDF
2015-12Sep 29, 2016990PFView PDF
2014-12Nov 16, 2015990PFView PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Scherman Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Investment income and dividends$2,168,519
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$11,773,994
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,404,634
Total revenues$15,347,147

Vendors for The Scherman Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-15
████████ ████████████Software2020-06-15
█████████ ██████████ ███Investment Counsel; Investment Advisory Fees$141,0002020-01-22
███ ████████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2020-01-22
██████ ███████ ████████ ███████ ███████ ████Investment Management Fees$50,0892020-01-22
██████ ███Software2018-09-10
█████ ███ ███████ ██Tax accounting; Accounting Services$57,9012014-12-29
██████████ █████ ███████ ██Investment Counsel$63,8422013-12-01
...and one more vendors

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