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The Salma Hayek Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-01

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

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-06-30)

Assets: $2,550

Total giving: $106,136






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.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Health
  • Human services
International Interests
  • Mexico

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-06-30

Assets: $2,550 (market value)

Gifts received: $10,000

Expenditures: $107,858

Total giving: $106,136

Qualifying distributions: $106,136

Giving activities include:

$106,136 for 3 grants (high: $60,000; low: $6,136)