About the Foundation

The Foundation was established in 1965 by Max and Victoria Dreyfus, and since that time has awarded more than $80 million in grants to community-based non-profit organizations across the United States. The Foundation, formerly located in White Plains, New York, is now based in Washington, DC.

The Officer and Directors of the Foundation are:

Mary P. Surrey, PresidentWinifred Riggs Portenoy, Chairman of the BoardNorman S. Portenoy, Senior Vice PresidentNancy E. Oddo, Vice PresidentElizabeth L. Brown, Vice PresidentSara R. Surrey, Secretary/Treasurer

Foundation Staff:

John W. Hager, Chief Operating OfficerChristopher Clements, Administrative Associate

The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation