The Patrina Foundation

Improving the Lives of Girls & Women

The Patrina Foundation supports girls’ and women’s social and educational not-for-profit programs in the New York Metropolitan area and surrounding counties.

Since inception in 1990, the Foundation has made grants in excess of $10 Milliion to approximately 450 organizations.  Grantees are primarily educational, cultural, and social service organizations which promote academic, artistic, athletic, job skills, life skills, and/or leadership abilities of girls and women.



Meet a Few of Our Grantees

Harlem Lacrosse
Harlem Lacrosse
Girls Inc. of Westchester
Girls Exploring Engineering @Fairleigh Dickinson
Girls Exploring Engineering @Fairleigh Dickinson
Luna Compostion Lab
Luna Compostion Lab
Girl Vow
Girl Vow
The First Tee of Metropolitan NY
The First Tee of Metropolitan NY
Sadie Nash Leadership Project
Greyston Bakery
Greyston Bakery
Futures and Options
Futures and Options
Housing + Solutions
92nd Street Y
92nd Street Y
Beat the Streets
Beat the Streets