Gesner-Johnson Foundation

Greenwich, CT

Mission

A family foundation that supports organizations serving the underserved and otherwise enhancing lives in the communities where we live by providing grants that make a significant impact in the organization's capability to execute its mission.

Ruling year info

1998

Main address

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc 2 Pickwick Plaza, 4th Floor

Greenwich, CT 06830 USA

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EIN

41-1890875

NTEE code info

Private Independent Foundations (T22)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-PF.

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Programs and results

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Our programs

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Grant Funding

Bi-annual grants

Population(s) Served

Where we work

Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Gesner-Johnson Foundation

Board of directors
as of 2/16/2018
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Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? No
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? No
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? No
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? No
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? No