Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Overview

  • Type
  • Foundation

  • Founded
  • 1996

  • Professionals
  • 5

  • AUM
  • 00.00

  • Commitments
  • 61

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation General Information


Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF) is an independent non-profit foundation based in New York City, New York. Established in 1996, the mission of the foundation is to improve the quality of people's lives through grants supporting the performing arts, environmental conservation, medical research, and child well-being, and through the preservation of the cultural and environmental legacy of Doris Duke's properties. The agency supports four national grant-making programs, the Arts Program, the Child Well-being Program, the Environment Program, and the Medical Research Program. The assets of the foundation are managed and administered by the executive management team.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Primary Contact
00000 000000
Chief Investment Officer
+0 (000) 000-0000
Primary Office
  • 650 Fifth Avenue
  • 19th Floor
  • New York, NY 10019
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Commitments (61)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
000000 00000000 0000 00 Female Founders Fund New York, NY 2021 0000 0000-00-00
00000000 000000 000000 00000000 0000000 New York, NY 2021 00000 0000-00-00
000000000 000000000 000 000 000000000 00 San Francisco, CA 2020 00000 0000-00-00
0000000 00000000 0000 0 0000000 00000000 Menlo Park, CA 2019 00000 0000-00-00
0000 000000000000 00000 0000 00000000000 Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2012 00000 0000-00-00 0000
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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Team (13)

Name Title Office
Samsher Gill President & Chief Executive Officer New York, NY
Peter Simmons Chief Operating Officer New York, NY
Leena Bhutta Chief Investment Officer New York, NY
Eileen Oberlander Controller and Director of Finance New York, NY
Erica Dziedzic JD General Counsel & Corporate Secretary New York, NY
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Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
Anthony Fauci MD Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees 000 0000
William Wright II Self Chairman of the Board of Trustees 000 0000
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