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Chan Soon-Shiong Family Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 05/03/2017
Last grant data update: 05/06/2017

At A Glance

Chan Soon-Shiong Family Foundation

9922 Jefferson Blvd.

Culver City, CA United States 90232

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Entertainment

EIN

264384360

BRIDGE Number

4882912845

Background

Established in 2008 in CA - Founded by Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong and Michele Chan. Soon-Shiong founded American Pharmaceutical Partners (APP), which he sold to Fresenius for $5.6 billion. He was also the chairman of Abraxis BioScience, which was sold to Celgene in a 2010 cash-and-stock deal for over $3 billion. Michele Chan is an actress who is known for her roles on the 1980s television shows "Hotel" and "Danger Bay." Patrick Soon-Shiong and Michele Chan have committed to The Giving Pledge, and have pledged to give away at least half of their wealth to philanthropy.

Purpose and Activities

The mission of the foundation is to fund research and erase disparities in access to health care and education. .