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Jonathan & Faye Kellerman Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-01

At A Glance

Jonathan & Faye Kellerman Foundation

11400 W. Olympic Blvd., Ste. 350

Los Angeles, CA United States 90064

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-08-31)

Assets: $191,514

Total giving: $168,890






Established in 1996 in CA - Founded by Jonathan and Faye Kellerman, who are suspense and mystery novelists (respectively). Mr. Kellerman is known for his Alex Delaware series of books, including the Edgar Award-winning "When The Bough Breaks," and Ms. Kellerman is known for her Peter Decker & Rina Lazarus series of books. Together, the Kellermans have co-authored the books "Double Homicide" and "Capital Crimes."

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to Jewish agencies and temples, and for higher education; funding also for a children's hospital.

Fields of Interest

  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Education
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Museums
  • Nonprofits
  • Religion
  • Specialty hospital care
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Jewish people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Orthodox Jews
  • Judaic institutions
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-08-31

Assets: $191,514 (market value)

Gifts received: $150,000

Expenditures: $170,155

Total giving: $168,890

Qualifying distributions: $170,155