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The Roseanne Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-05-12

At A Glance

The Roseanne Foundation

(formerly The Roseanne Foundation-Nevada)

16060 Ventura Blvd., Ste. 110, P.O. Box 189

Encino, CA United States 91436-4423

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment
  • Organization that normally receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or from the general public

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $93

Total giving: $42,000






Established in CA - Founded by Roseanne Barr, a television personality and comedienne who, from 1988 to 1997, starred in the television sitcom "Roseanne." In 1993 she won two awards for her role in this program, an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Series Musical or Comedy. From 1998 to 2000, she hosted her own television talk show, "The Roseanne Show."

Fields of Interest

  • Agriculture, fishing and forestry
  • Antidiscrimination
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Food security
  • Human rights
  • Public safety
  • Religion
  • Sustainable agriculture
Population Groups
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $93 (market value)

Gifts received: $43,200

Expenditures: $43,990

Total giving: $42,000

Qualifying distributions: $42,000