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Dinah Shore Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-01-31

At A Glance

Dinah Shore Foundation

11400 W. Olympic Blvd., Ste. 590

Los Angeles, CA United States 90064-1574

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-11-30)

Assets: $159,647

Total giving: $28,750






Established in 1995 in CA - Founded by the late Dinah Shore, a Peabody Award, Golden Globe, and nine-time Emmy Award-winning singer, actress and television variety talk show host. Her best known songs are "Baby, It's Cold Outside" and "Buttons and Bows." She hosted the Emmy- and Peabody-Award winning "Dinah Shore Show," which appeared on television for twelve years.

Purpose and Activities

Support only for Children's Discovery Museum, Hemet Unified School, John Wayne Cancer Inst., Jonsson Cancer Center, UCLA Foundation, Vista Del Mar Family Services, and Women's Cancer Research at CSMC, in California.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Cancers
  • Child welfare
  • Children's museums
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Education services
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Family services
  • Health
  • Health care clinics
  • Human services
  • Museums
  • Out-patient medical care
  • Secondary education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Non-adult children
  • Orphans
  • People with disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities
  • Students
  • Victims and oppressed people
  • Victims of crime and abuse

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-11-30

Assets: $159,647 (market value)

Expenditures: $33,172

Total giving: $28,750

Qualifying distributions: $28,750