News for 2008
The Botswana-UPenn Partnership has received a $2 million grant from The Tiffany & Co. Foundation to join with the Botswana Ministry of Health in building a facility for HIV/AIDS treatment in Botswana and to support the University of Pennsylvania's health-care initiative through clinical care, education and research...
 
The Preservation League of New York State will honor Tiffany & Co. and The Tiffany & Co. Foundation, philanthropists and stewards of historic buildings in New York as well as preservation advocates...
 
The Vizcayans is pleased to announce that The Tiffany & Co. Foundation recently awarded a $500,000 grant for the restoration of the Sutri Fountain Garden at Vizcaya in Miami, Florida.
 
In support of its mission to preserve the natural heritage that distinguishes great urban centers, The Tiffany & Co. Foundation announced grants on September 25, 2008 to three organizations-Hermann Park Conservancy in Houston, Parkways Foundation in Chicago, and The Vizcayans in Miami-for the restoration of parks and gardens in their individual cities, totaling $2,750,000.
Photo: Vizcaya's Sutri Fountain © Bill Sumner 2005
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Hermann Park Conservancy has been awarded a $1,000,000 grant from The Tiffany & Co. Foundation to dedicate The Tiffany & Co. Foundation Bridge in the new Lake Plaza at Hermann Park in Houston, Texas.
 
Parkways Foundation is pleased to announce The Tiffany & Co. Foundation awarded a $1,250,000 grant for the creation of "The Tiffany & Co. Foundation Celebration Garden" in Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois.
 
Long before the dish ran away with the spoon, flatware designs were adding drama to the art of dining, elevating the act of eating to the art of fine dining. Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005, an innovative exhibition...
 
From an ancient Roman snake bracelet to a ceremonial Chinese headdress to a Tiffany & Co. glittering necklace, Bedazzled: 5,000 Years of Jewelry will highlight more than 200 pieces from the Walters Art Museum.
 
Artminers, The Institute for Sustainable Mining has been awarded a $100,000 grant from The Tiffany & Co. Foundation to fund a scholarship program to enable Malagasy citizens to attend two gemology institutes in Madagascar.
 
The Museum of Arts & Design opened its doors to the public at its new location at 2 Columbus Circle in New York City on September 27, 2008. The museum is home to the Tiffany & Co. Foundation Jewelry Gallery, the nation's first gallery dedicated solely to contemporary jewelry...
Photo Credit: Hélène Binet
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The Tiffany & Co. Foundation and the Japan Center for International Exchange (JCIE) established The Tiffany Foundation Award for the Preservation of Japanese Traditional Arts and Culture in Contemporary Society to recognize organizations in Japan who incorporate traditional local culture...
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The sixth annual rendition of The Orchid Show returns to The New York Botanical Garden on Saturday, February 23. Running for six weeks, the eagerly anticipated exhibition and sale of fine orchids, the Botanical Garden's first flower show since...
 
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The Tiffany & Co. Foundation and leading fashion and home designers unveiled their commitment to coral conservation today at the launch of Too Precious To Wear, a program of the ocean conservation organization SeaWeb.
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TransFair USA, the nation's only independent, third-party certifier of Fair Trade Certified™ products, has been awarded a $100,000 grant from The Tiffany & Co. Foundation to assess the feasibility of Fair Trade certification for diamonds.