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What We Do

The Finker-Frenkel Family Foundation works to fund charitable organizations, initiatives and projects that align with our goals and values. Past grants have:

  • Funded pioneering research from the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute into early detection of Alzheimer’s disease
  • Sponsored the Intercontinental Miami Make-A-Wish Ball and provided a $6 million pledge
  • Fund educational programs and scholarships to foster entrepreneurship at the University of Miami Business School, including a business plan competition with a $10,000 grand prize 
  • Helped to fund educational and religious initiatives in the international Jewish community
  • Funded a police memorial in Jacksonville in honor of the 61 officers killed in the line of duty over the city’s 178-year history

For a full briefing on the Foundation’s recent grants, please visit our blog and press page. To apply, please visit our grant application center.