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The Samuel and LaTanya R. Jackson Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-01-31

At A Glance

The Samuel and LaTanya R. Jackson Foundation

11812 San Vicente Blvd., Ste. 4

Los Angeles, CA United States 90049-5022

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $551,821

Total giving: $62,100






Established in 1999 in CA - Founded by Samuel L. Jackson, a film and television actor. He has starred in such films as "Jungle Fever," "Patriot Games," "Jackie Brown," "Snakes on a Plane" and "Jurassic Park." In 1994, he received an Academy Award and Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in "Pulp Fiction." For his performance in "A Time to Kill," Jackson earned a NAACP Image Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture and a Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Brain and nervous system disorders
  • Community and economic development
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Health
  • Immune system diseases
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Secondary education
  • Youth development
International Interests
  • South Africa
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $551,821 (market value)

Gifts received: $31,000

Expenditures: $64,631

Total giving: $62,100

Qualifying distributions: $62,100