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January 30, 2017 Press Release, Services & Programs

The Actors Fund and Mount Sinai Doctors announce The Samuel J. Friedman Health Center for the Performing Arts

The Actors Fund and Mount Sinai announced plans today to open a new health center for the performing arts community in New York City. The Friedman Health Center will serve as the medical care provider for the entertainment and performing arts community.

The Actors Fund's Palm View residence in West Hollywood.
January 4, 2017 Press Release

THE ACTORS FUND RECEIVES $35,000 FROM THE ELIZABETH TAYLOR AIDS FOUNDATION IN PARTNERSHIP WITH MACY’S

The great actresses and humanitarian Elizabeth Taylor continues to impact lives in our community through her foundation. The Actors Fund was awarded a $35,000 grant from The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation (ETAF) in partnership with Macy’s for our Palm View residence in West Hollywood.

November 16, 2016 Press Release, Services & Programs

LOS ANGELES CITY COUNCIL SELECTS THE ACTORS FUND AND Thomas Safran & Associates FOR THE HOLLYWOOD ARTS COLLECTIVE

The new $35 million development will provide mixed-income affordable and market-rate housing with a preference for artists and space for local non-profit arts organizations, reinvigorating the landscape for and supporting Hollywood as an accessible arts entertainment district.

August 10, 2016 Press Release, Events & Performances

Career Transition For Dancers, A program of The Actors Fund, 31st Anniversary Jubilee To Honor Joe Lanteri / NYC Dance Alliance and Barbara and Donald Tober

The Actors Fund announced today that they will honor Joe Lanteri/The NYC Dance Alliance, and philanthropists Barbara and Donald Tober at the Career Transition For Dancers (CTFD) 31st Anniversary Jubilee on Monday, September 26, 2016.

July 7, 2016 Press Release

Peter Gallagher and Norm Lewis Join Supporters for Celebri-TEE Golf & Tennis on July 25

Peter Gallagher and Norm Lewis will join Actors Fund supporters for the Annual Jock Duncan Celebri-TEE Golf & Tennis Outing on July 25 at the Knickerbocker Country Club in Tenafly, New Jersey to raise funds for The Actors Fund’s Lillian Booth Actors Home.

February 29, 2016 Press Release

The Actors Fund to Honor Michael Douglas, Emilio and Gloria Estefan, Robert Greenblatt, Cynthia Gregory and Casey Nicholaw at Annual Gala

Honoring actor and producer Michael Douglas, producer and singer/songwriter Emilio and Gloria Estefan, NBC Entertainment Chairman and Broadway producer Robert Greenblatt, American prima ballerina Cynthia Gregory and director and choreographer.

October 27, 2015 Press Release

The Actors Fund Breaks Ground to Rebuild, Expand and Preserve The Lillian Booth Actors Home

Billy Porter, Actors' Equity President Kate Shindle and Fund Chairman Brian Stokes Mitchell joined community members for the groundbreaking to rebuild, expand and preserve The Lillian Booth Actors Home of The Actors Fund.

September 25, 2015 Press Release

The Actors Fund Dedicates The Dorothy Ross Freidman Residence

The Actors Fund held an official dedication yesterday at its New York City affordable housing residence, The Dorothy Ross Friedman Residence, in New York City.

September 21, 2015 Press Release

The Actors Fund and Career Transition For Dancers Merge Services for the Dance Community

The boards of The Actors Fund and Career Transition For Dancers announced a merger today of the two non-profit human services organizations, both of which share a mission of providing programs and services to dancers and the dance community.