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Sherry Lansing Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 04/11/2017
Last grant data update: 08/12/2017

At A Glance

Sherry Lansing Foundation

2121 Ave. of the Stars, Ste. 2020

Los Angeles, CA United States 90067-5075

Telephone: (310) 788-0057

URL: www.sherrylansingfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business; Entertainment

EIN

954533113

BRIDGE Number

2402354393

Background

Established in 1995 in CA - Founded by Sherry Lansing, a film studio executive and former actress who appeared in "Loving" and "Rio Lobo" (which also starred John Wayne). Lansing served as C.E.O. of Paramount Pictures and was the first woman to head a Hollywood studio when she served as President of 20th Century Fox (now a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox).

Purpose and Activities

The foundation is committed to making the world a better place by funding and raising awareness for cancer research and by supporting education, art, and culture.