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Autry Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-01-31

At A Glance

Autry Foundation

4383 Colfax Ave.

Studio City, CA United States 91604-2837

Telephone: (818) 752-7770

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $17,682,365

Total giving: $766,410



Bridge Number



Established in 1974 in CA - Founded by the late Gene Autry and his wife, Jackie. Mr. Autry was known as the "Singing Cowboy" for his performances in song, film and television. His most popular songs included "Back in the Saddle Again," "Here Comes Santa Claus" and "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer."

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for a hospital and human services.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Homeless services
  • Homeless shelters
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Shelter and residential care
  • Special population support
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Homeless people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities
  • People with hearing impairments

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $17,682,365 (market value)

Expenditures: $801,691

Total giving: $766,410

Qualifying distributions: $766,570

Giving activities include:

$766,410 for 18 grants (high: $600,000; low: $810)