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Waterston Family Foundation


Last profile update: 12/17/2016
Last grant data update: 04/12/2018

At A Glance

Waterston Family Foundation

170 Avery Rd.

Garrison, NY United States 10524-4103

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor






Established in 2007 in NY - Founded by Samuel "Sam" and Lynn Waterston. Sam Waterston is an actor best known for his role as "Jack McCoy" on the NBC television series "Law and Order" which earned him three Emmy Award nominations. In 1993, Waterston received a Golden Globe Award for his role in the television series "I'll Fly Away," and in 1984, he received an Academy Award for his role in the film "The Killing Fields." Mr. Waterston is also known for his work in the Broadway plays "A Walk in the Woods," "Benefactors," "Lunch Hour," and "Abe Lincoln in Illinois" for which he won the 1994 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play.