Motion picture icon Kirk Douglas and his wife Anne founded the Douglas Foundation in 1964.

One of the entertainment industry’s largest and oldest private philanthropic institutions, the Foundation is committed to helping those who might not otherwise be able to help themselves.

In The Spotlight

The Douglas Foundation has a long history but a present-day focus. The following links will take you to pages featuring events and occasions in which the Foundation is or has recently been “in the news.”

  • L.A. Mission gets another $5M from Kirk and Anne Douglas

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  • Why Kirk and Anne Douglas Are Giving Away Their Fortune

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  • Kirk and Anne Douglas Donate $2.3 Million to Children's Hospital Los Angeles for Surgical Robot

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Douglas Family Early Childhood Center at
Sinai Temple of Los Angeles