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JDM Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 05/29/2016
Last grant data update: 06/11/2016

At A Glance

JDM Foundation, Inc.

(formerly Jay Leno Family Foundation)

P.O. Box 7885

Burbank, CA United States 91510-7885

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

EIN

954212760

BRIDGE Number

2693174620

Background

Established in 1988 in CA - Founded by Jay Leno, a stand-up comedian who hosted the "Tonight Show with Jay Leno." Leno began his show business career performing stand-up comedy routines around the country. In 1992, Leno replaced Johnny Carson as host of "The Tonight Show," which in 1995, won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series. Leno's show ran until May 29, 2009, at which point he was succeeded by Conan O'Brien.