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Gigi Arledge Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-05-28

At A Glance

Gigi Arledge Foundation

(formerly The Roone Arledge Charitable Foundation)

778 Park Ave., 15th Fl.

New York City, NY United States 10021-3554

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Entertainment; Sports

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $79,986

Total giving: $7,725




Established in 1997 in NY - Founded by the late Roone Arledge, a prominent television executive and producer who served as the head of ABC's news division from 1977 to 1998. Arledge is credited with the creation of numerous network programs such as "20/20", "Primetime", "Nightline", "ABC World News", and "Monday Night Football".

Fields of Interest

  • Animal welfare
  • Arts and culture
  • Cancers
  • Community and economic development
  • Community improvement
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Domesticated animals
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Historic preservation
  • Historical activities
  • International development
  • International relations
  • Leukemia
  • Reproductive health care
Population Groups
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Females
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $79,986 (market value)

Expenditures: $9,766

Total giving: $7,725

Qualifying distributions: $7,725