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Cecil B. DeMille Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-12-07

At A Glance

Cecil B. DeMille Foundation

223 W. Alameda Ave., Ste. 101

Burbank, CA United States 91502-2575

Telephone: (818) 566-1801

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $9,621,206

Total giving: $858,250

EIN

954268286

BRIDGE Number

8053471044

Background

Established in 1991 in CA - Founded in the name of the late Cecil B. DeMille, who was an Academy Award and Palme D'Or-winning film director and producer. He won an Academy Award for "The Greatest Show on Earth" and an honorary award for lifetime achievement. Other notable movies include "Union Pacific," "The Ten Commandments," and "Samson and Delilah"

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for higher education and to film organizations; funding also for children and social services.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Animal welfare
  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Communication media
  • Film and video
  • Foundations
  • Higher education
  • Historic preservation
  • Historical activities
  • Human services
  • Information and Communications
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Foundations

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $9,621,206 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,040,913

Total giving: $858,250

Qualifying distributions: $945,003