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Colin Higgins, screenwriter, director and producer, established the Colin Higgins Foundation in 1986. Mr. Higgins, who is remembered for his remarkable human comedies, including
Harold And Maude, Silver Streak, Foul Play and Nine To Five, created the Foundation in
order to further his humanitarian goals.
Youth Courage Awards: The Foundation annually bestows the Youth Courage Awards to individual LGBTQ youth activists who have demonstrated bravery in the face of discrimination, intolerance and bigotry based on gender identity and/or sexual orientation.
Grantmaking: Due to the economic downturn, the Board of Directors of the Colin Higgins Foundation has been forced to suspend all organizational grantmaking until further notice. Please check back for updates.
Information for the Colin Higgins Foundation is:
55 Exchange Place, Suite #402
New York, NY 10005
Phone: (212)509-1052 Fax: (212)509-1049