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Profile Last Updated: 02/04/2016

The Karan-Weiss Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for medical research, particularly cancer research, as well as for children and social services.


Established in 1999 in NY - Founded by Donna Karan, a fashion designer and the creator of the DKNY clothing line. She is a two-time winner of the Coty American Fashion Critics’ Award. The Council of Fashion Designers of America named her Menswear Designer of the Year in 1992 and Womenswear Designer of the Year in 1990 and 1996.


The Karan-Weiss Foundation

Family foundation




705 Greenwich St., 3rd Fl. New York City, NY United States 10014-2542

Contact Information

  • Telephone: (212) 414-8520