Services to Not-for-Profits

A strong and resilient nonprofit sector is essential to the work of the Altman Foundation and to our colleague funders, both private and public. We are only as good as our grantees. In this overarching program area, the Foundation provides support to achieve the results aligned with the objectives outlined below. Please note that the "Results Sought" reflect the specific outcomes of interest to us.

The Foundation provides support to achieve the following:

Results Sought:

  1. Significantly enhance the ability of key umbrella organizations to help their member or constituent agencies address critical community issues in the Foundation's areas of interest
  2. Measurably improve organizational effectiveness or program quality of community-based or other organizations working in the Foundation's areas of interest

2020 Grants

Citizens Union Foundation, Inc.
$30,000 (over two years)
For operational support of Gotham Gazette, including daily reporting and the development of in-depth series

Citymeals-on-Wheels
$50,000
To support the development of a five-year strategic plan for Citymeals-on-Wheels

The New York Community Trust
$200,000 (over two years)
To support The Fund for New Citizens' collaborative efforts to build the capacity of community-based immigrant-led and immigrant-serving nonprofits to advocate for, educate, and serve immigrants who live and work in New York City

The New York Immigration Coalition, Inc.
$150,000 (over two years)
For statewide advocacy, organizing, technical assistance, training, and public education to advance and protect immigrant rights and integration

Philanthropy New York, Inc.
$34,700 (over two years)
For general operating support