Booth Ferris Foundation


345 Park Avenue
New York, NY10154
Organization Type: 
Public or Private Sector: 
Type of Funding Agency: 
Private Foundation
Type of Support: 
General Grantmaking
Arts Organizations
Community and Social Justice Organizations
Restrictions on Grantmaking: 
Nonprofit organizations only; Geographic by city.
Programs and Services: 

The Foundation's primary interest is in the field of education, including smaller colleges and public education initiatives in New York City. The Foundation also makes grants in the areas of civic and urban affairs and culture in New York City. Grants in other areas are made occasionally, most often in the fields in which the Booth family had an interest. The Foundation primarily funds capital and capacity building projects.