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The Salma Hayek Foundation


Last profile update: 06/12/2017
Last grant data update: 06/14/2017

At A Glance

The Salma Hayek Foundation

21700 Oxnard St., Ste. 2030

Woodland Hills, CA United States 91367

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment






Established in 2005 in CA - Founded by Salma Hayek, an actress, director, and producer. She has appeared in such films as "Desperado," "From Dusk Till Dawn" and "Once Upon a Time in Mexico." For her performance as Frida Kahlo in the 2002 movie "Frida," she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress, making her the first Mexican-born actress to be nominated in that category. Ms. Hayek was also an Executive Producer of "Ugly Betty," an ABC television series she adapted for American television, from the original Columbian series

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to prevent domestic violence against women.