About Us

Group Respite

Relatives as Parents

Leadership in Aging





The Brookdale Foundation Group


Frank W. Burr Blvd

Suite 13

Teaneck, NJ










Our Mission

The Brookdale Foundation Group consists of the Brookdale Foundation, Glendale Foundation, and Ramapo Trust. All three were endowed by the Schwartz family and all share a common outlook and purpose: to enhance the quality of life of America’s elderly.

Major Initiatives

Recent Grants

Salvation Army $25,000 to support their Hurricane Maria relief efforts

Salvation Army $25,000 to support their Hurricane Irma relief efforts

Salvation Army $25,000 to support their Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
Jewish Family & Community Services of Southwest Florida $500,000 in support of their Senior Center programs in Naples, Florida
We are pleased to announce our grants for 2017 for the National Group Respite and Relatives as Parents Programs

Respite Programs

Jewish Family & Community Services of SW Florida (Lutheran Church) Naples FL
Jewish Family & Community Services of SW Florida (Marco Island) Naples FL
Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging, Inc  (NEI3A) Waterloo IA
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota Moorhead MN
Pearl Street A M E Community Development Corporation, Inc. Jackson MS
Services Now for Adult Persons, Inc. Queens Village NY
Jewish Family Service Bureau, Inc. Syracuse NY
Council on Aging in Union County Monroe NC
Lake Oswego Adult Community Center Lake Oswego OR
Tidelands Respite Care Georgetown SC
The ARK of SC Summerville SC
Old Friends Club Kirkland WA
Jackson County Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers Inc Black River Falls WI

RAPP Programs

Volunteers of America of Alaska Anchorage AK
Grandparents As Parents, Inc. Canoga Park CA
Grand Family Coalition, Inc. Loveland CO
Economic Opportunity for Savannah Chatham County Area, Inc Savannah GA
Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs, Inc. Lafayette IN
Families and Children Together Bangor ME
District III Area Agency on Aging  / Care Connection for Aging Services Warrensburg MO
Mississippi State University Mississippi State MS
High Country Caregiver Foundation Boone NC
Wilson County Department of Social Services Wilson NC
Cooperative  Ext Association in the State of NY, Suffolk County Riverhead NY
Family Service Society of Yonkers Yonkers NY
Temple University Philadelphia PA
Kids, Kin n Caregivers, Inc. Virginia Beach VA
Center for Human Services Shoreline WA