Cullen Foundation is an independent, private foundation dedicated to enhancing education for students in grades pre-K through 12 and advancing performing arts for Erie County, New York. The Foundation was created by the late John S. “Jack” Cullen. His estate provided the funding for the foundation.
Cullen Foundation founded by John S. “Jack” Cullen II
Death of Jack Cullen whose estate will provide the funding for the Foundation
Sale of Jack Cullen’s company, Multisorb; proceeds of sale pass to Foundation
Foundation staff hired; opens office in Buffalo, New York
Adoption of Strategic Plan
Foundation begins to accept applications through its biannual Responsive Grant Cycle