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The John W. Carson Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 01/12/2017
Last grant data update: 06/17/2017

At A Glance

The John W. Carson Foundation

16000 Ventura Blvd., Ste. 900

Encino, CA United States 91436-2760

Telephone: 3102889966

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

205885752

BRIDGE Number

4783517345

Background

Established in 2006 in CA and DE as successor foundation to the J.W.C. Foundation, established in 1981 as the John W. Carson Foundation - Founded by the late John W. "Johnny" Carson, who was a television host and comedian. He is best known as the host of "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson" from 1962–1992. Carson won six Emmy Awards, was a recipient of Kennedy Center Honors, and, in 1987, was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame.