Since its inception, Gilston has been committed to supporting the community.

UJA-Federation of New York

The world’s largest local philanthropy, the UJA-Federation of New York solves problems through collective action by bringing people and nonprofits together to impact the issues that matter most to us as a Jewish community and as New Yorkers. Craig has served as Co-Chair of the Design and Construction Division since 2005.


The March of Dimes

The March of Dimes fights for the health of all moms and babies, supporting research, leading programs, and providing education and advocacy so that every baby can have the best possible start. Gilston Electric is a corporate donor for the organization.


Israel Bonds

The Development Corporation for Israel/Israel Bonds is a FINRA-member broker-dealer that underwrites securities issued by the State of Israel in the United States. The sale of Israel Bonds has played a decisive role in Israel’s rapid evolution in technology and environmental innovation and the Gilston Family has invested in Israel Bonds since the 1960s.



Beat the Streets

The mission of Beat the Streets Wrestling is to develop the full human and athletic potential of urban youth and to strengthen the culture of New York City wrestling. Rick serves on Beat the Streets’ Leadership Council.


Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services

The Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services strengthens families and communities throughout New York City by helping individuals of all backgrounds to realize their potential and to live as independently as possible. Gilston Electric is a longstanding corporate donor.