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Friends of Jose Carreras International Leukemia Foundation


Last profile update: 04/29/2017

At A Glance

Friends of Jose Carreras International Leukemia Foundation

1100 Fairview Ave. N., Ste. D5-100

Seattle, WA United States 98109

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor






Established in 1990 - Founded by Spanish tenor Jose Carreras. Mr. Carreras is known as one of the most popular and respected tenors of the late 20th century. He has performed leading roles with the New York City Opera, the New York Metropolitan Opera, and La Scala. In addition, he was one of the "Three Tenors" (with Placido Domingo and Luciano Pavarotti), whose album "Carreras - Domingo - Pavarotti: the Three Tenors in Concert" is one of the best-selling classical albums of all time

Purpose and Activities

The foundation aims to cure leukemia and related diseases, such as lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease, and myeloma, by providing funding for medical research.