Philanthropy News

Selected philanthropy news from around the Web.

Voter Engagement Toolkits for Foundations

In this excerpt from the Voter Engagement Toolkit for Community Foundations, it tackles ideas and examples for community and public foundations to encourage voter engagement among their grantees and...more

Novel Giving Strategy - Letting Nonprofits Decide How to Use Funding

Jeff Bezos, founder, CEO, and president of Amazon.com, decided to try something different with his new billion-dollar charity, Day One Families Fund. Bezos, through his charity, announced that he...more

Key Lessons in Strategic Giving

Bruce DeBoskey, J.D., a philanthropic strategist working across the U.S. with The DeBoskey Group, shares key lessons in strategic giving. DeBoskey writes about his experiences while stating that...more

3 Ways to Optimize a Charitable Gift
Foundation: Denver Foundation, New York Community Trust

Jessica Hicks, an editorial fellow at Thrive Global, writes that giving shouldn't be a stressful experience. Hicks quotes Sarah Harrison, the vice president of philanthropic services at The Denver...more




Largest Foundation Giving for 2012

Want to find foundation giving by subject area? see here



Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
1,378
2,579,354,996
2
1,407
471,403,757
5
741
354,782,649

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants




Baltimore National Heritage Area
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award financial assistance for the described...more
Posted On - 2019-08-21


Johnstown Flood Museum: Restoration,Interp, Operations, & Maint
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service's intention to award financial assistance for the described...more
Posted On - 2019-08-21




Public Matters: Lowell's Emerging Leaders
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award financial assistance for the described...more
Posted On - 2019-08-21


Rehabilitate Two Foot Bridges in Prince William Forest Park
National Park Service
The project will educate youth on how to maintain historic properties, preservation and trade skills. The project will improve safety and security for the visitor throughout the park. The improved...more
Posted On - 2019-08-21





Ducks Unlimited Black Rail Initiative
Fish and Wildlife Service
THIS IS A NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD TO A SINGLE SOURCE, AND THERE IS NO FULL ANNOUNCEMENT ASSOCIATED WITH THIS NOTICE. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) intends to award a cooperative...more
Posted On - 2019-08-21


Every 4th Grade Student to a National Park
National Park Service
The objective of this Agreement is to reach out to Anchorage School District's underserved 4th grade students to provide a comprehensive program that introduces them to the mission of the...more
Posted On - 2019-08-21






Social Entrepreneurship
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NYC’s First-Ever Conference for Social Impact


NYC’s First-Ever Conference for Social Impact

A group of social entrepreneurs are gearing up to run the first-ever New York City conference for social impact players that includes all five boroughs of the city.




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