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The Louis B. Mayer Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-12-18

At A Glance

The Louis B. Mayer Foundation

275 Madison Ave., Ste. 401

New York City, NY United States 10016-1101

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

952232340

BRIDGE Number

4499553613

Background

Established in 1947 in CA - Founded by the late Louis B. Mayer, who was a film producer, co-founder of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movie studio, and winner of an honorary Academy Award for lifetime achievement. His film productions included "The Invisible Fear," "Strangers of the Night," and "Ben-Hur."

Purpose and Activities

Support for cutting edge medical research for the treatment of cancer and for film preservation.