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William S. Paley Foundation, Inc.

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Purpose and Activities

Endowment funds held for and emphasis on the Museum of Television and Radio and the Greenpark Foundation (Paley Park). Support for other museums, health services, education, and cultural programs.


Incorporated in 1936 in NY - Founded by the late William S. Paley, who was the C.E.O. and driving force behind the growth of the Columbia broadcasting System (CBS) from a minor radio network into one of the "big three" television networks. Under his stewardship, CBS became known for their news division, with such talents and shows as Edward R. Murrow and "60 Minutes"


William S. Paley Foundation, Inc.

Independent foundation




420 Columbus Avenue Valhalla, NY United States 10595

Contact Information

  • Telephone: 9147695005