Total Assets: Not available
Total Giving: Not available
The following grants were reported in 2008:
$50,000 to Charlotte Maxwell Complementary Clinic, Oakland, CA for Integrative Cancer Care program for low-income women, payable over 2 years.
$50,000 to Girls for a Change, San Jose, CA for Girls Action Teams, empowering girls to create social change, payable over 1 year.
$30,000 to Project Exploration, Chicago, IL for Services for Girls, which will support increased science education and youth development services to more minority girls, payable over 2 years.
$30,000 to Sadie Nash Leadership Project, Brooklyn, NY. To expand leadership and activism programs for low-income women, payable over 1 year.
$15,000 to Gina Gibney Dance, New York, NY for Domestic Violence Project, an arts and social services partnership program, payable over 1 year.
$5,000 to Family Tree, Detroit, MI for general operating support for P.U.R.E. (People Using Resources to renew their Esteem), payable over 1 year.
Giving primarily in areas of company operations; giving also to U.S.-based international organizations active in developing nations abroad.
No support for political, religious, or research organizations.
No grants to individuals (except for the Business Grant Program for Women Entrepreneurs)
Eileen Fisher makes charitable contributions to nonprofit organizations involved with women’s and girl’s empowerment and women entrepreneurs. Special emphasis is directed toward programs designed to holistically address the intersection of women’s health/well-being and independence/empowerment. Support is given primarily in areas of company operations.
Type of Grantmaker: Corporate giving program
Email: [email protected]
2 Bridge St.
Irvington, NY 10533-1527
Support is limited to 1 contribution per organization during any given year. A meeting or site visit will be requested for finalists. The Social Consciousness Department handles giving. The company has a staff that only handles contributions. A contributions committee reviews all requests. Application form required. Applicants should submit the following:
1. Copy of IRS Determination Letter
2. Copy of current year’s organizational budget and/or project budget
3. Additional materials/documentation
Initial approach: Complete online application form
Copies of proposal: 1
Board meeting date(s): Feb. and Aug.
Deadline(s): Feb. 1 and Aug. 1