ASPER FOUNDATION, THE*

Financial Information

Total Assets: $135,525,980

Total Giving: $2,793,482

Area of Service:

Canada and Israel
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in 2008:
$1,000,000 to University Of Toronto, Tornoto. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$678,170 to Jewish Federation Of Winnipeg Cja, Winnipeg. For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$676,032 to Friends Of The Canadian Museum For Human Rights Inc, Winnipeg. For Arts & Culture, payable over 1 year.
$125,000 to Fondation Du Musee Et Des Archives A, Shawinigan, QC. For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$41,000 to Jewish National Fund Of Canada, Winnipeg. For Religion, payable over 1 year.
$38,131 to CCCJ, Toronto, ON. For Religion, payable over 1 year.
$26,367 to Canadian Friends Of The Hebrew University, Toronto, ON. For International Giving, payable over 1 year.
$26,000 to Canadian Friends Of The Menachem Begin Foundation, Toronto, ON. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$25,612 to UJA Federation – Honest Reporting Canada, Toronto, ON. For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$24,500 to Canadian Association Of Ben-Gurion University, Downsview, ON. For Education, payable over 1 year.

Limitations

Applications not accepted.

Summary

The foundation supports Arts & Culture, Education, Human Rights, Jewish Organizations, Community Development, Social Services.

Additional

Type of Grant maker: Private foundation
Established in November, 1999 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

http://www.asperfoundation.com/

Located in:

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada,

Canada and Israel
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Canada

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (204) 989-5537

Email: [email protected]

Address:
Suite 1504 – 201 Portage Avenue, Canwest Global Place
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B3K6

Procedure: Not Available

Donors & Leadership

Directors and Officers:
Ruth M Asper
David Asper
Gail Asper
Leonard Asper
Richard Leipsic

EIN:

880163720RR0001