The Plutzik Goldwasser Family Foundation is a private family foundation with a commitment to education, African relief, community building, Jewish communal causes, and the arts (with a special interest in literature and poetry). The Foundation uses a venture philanthropy framework to collaborate on projects of critical import to under-served and marginalized communities, both domestically and internationally.

The Foundation supports a wide range of programs and is not accepting unsolicited requests for support at this time. Click here to learn more about some of the Foundation's key areas of support.  
For Inquiries, please contact our Program Director, Jessica Briggs, at

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PG Family Foundation was officially incorporated as The Jonathan Plutzik and Lesley Goldwasser Family Foundation in the State of NY. The Foundation is a designated  charitable entity as described in U.S. Tax Code Section 501(c)(3) with the NTEE  classification T22 in the following category: Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations: Private Independent Foundations, with EIN 710927327.