The Francesco & Mary
A Cultural Tradition Of Giving Back
Letter of Inquiry
A brief statement of the issues to be address, the history and goals of your organization, and your organization’s involvement with these issues.
Proposals should be submitted to the foundation only upon request.
Grantee organization must be operated exclusively to benefit religious, scientific, literary, educational or other charitable purposes.
Welcome Grant Applicants
We Can Help
Who We Serve
Helping You—Help Others!
The Francesco and Mary Giambelli Foundation, Inc. (the “Foundation”) is a grant-making, nonoperating private foundation.
The mission of the Foundation includes continuing the charitable lifetime works of Francesco and Mary Giambelli and to perpetuate their memory and the Italian culture which they promoted through their hospitality and charity.
Organizations that promote the ideals of and further Italian culture
Organizations that support education and provides scholarship opportunities
Organizations that support healthcare & medical research
Organizations that provide food to those in need
Taking to heart the words "not the least of my brethren."
The Francesco and Mary Giambelli Foundation was established in 2013 as a private, family foundation. After more than 9 years of providing support for organizations working on a range of issues.
Our grantmaking strategy is a criteria-driven plan that helps guide us to evaluate and execute all our grant-making decisions.
The Foundation is now organized and operates exclusively to benefit religious, scientific, literary, educational or other charitable purposes, including making grants to organizations that are:
- Section 501(c)(3) Organization (in particular, public charities under Section 509(a) or (a)(2), and 509(a)(3) if Type I, Type II or functionally integrated Type III supporting organizations.
Profile The Ideal Applicants
A brief statement of the issues to be addressed, the history and goals of your organization, and your organization’s involvement with these issues
Target The Right Proposals
If a letter of inquiry reflects most closely the foundation’s program priorities, if selected we will require a full proposal.
Our directors meet to review and officially approve every grant request.
What Are They Saying?
With the generous support of the Francesco and Mary Giambelli Foundation, and all our donors, the ILF is expanding its programs for students and teachers of Italian. Internships for students of Italian, AP Italian exam prep webinars, and new teacher workshops enhance the learning and teaching of all Italian nationally.
The Giambelli Foundation carries on the legacy of philanthropic giving that Francesco and Mary Giambelli established during their lifetimes – and we cannot think of a greater way to curb future pandemics…
News & Events
Giambelli Foundation’s latest news, events and announcements.
LoókSmart FindArticles > Nation’s Restaurant News > Jan 21, 1985>Article > Print friendly Innovation and hard work keep Giambelli’s on 50th fresh after 25 years in New York City -restaurant…
Francesco and. Mary Giambelli are honored to announce that Giambelli’ s 50th Ristorante has been selected to serve HIS HOLINESS, POPE JOHN PAUL Il and the Papal Party on Saturday,…
Mr. and Mrs. Francesco Giambelli There is a saying “Love doesn’t sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread: remade all the time, made new.” Tonight’s…