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The Windfall Foundation


Last profile update: 05/02/2017

At A Glance

The Windfall Foundation

11355 W. Olympic Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA United States 90064-1606

Telephone: 2122467203

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment






Established in 1992 in CA - Founded by the late Robin Williams, a comedian and actor who was best known for his role in the hit television sitcom, "Mork and Mindy," which ran from 1978 to 1982. Mr. Williams also starred in such movies as "Good Will Hunting," for which he earned an Academy Award, "Good Morning, Vietnam," "Awakenings," "The Fisher King," and "Mrs. Doubtfire," all of which earned him Golden Globe Awards. Some of his other films include "Patch Adams," "What Dreams May Come," "Bicentennial Man," "Jakob the Liar," "One Hour Photo," "The Final Cut," and "World's Greatest Dad." In 1988, Mr. Williams starred opposite actor Steve Martin in an off-Broadway revival of Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot," and in 2011, he made his Broadway acting debut in the play "Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo."