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The Coldwell banker Charitable Foundation, Middlefork Development and Special Spaces Northern Illinois Chapter, a nonprofit organization that creates dream bedrooms for children with life-threatening medical conditions, recently teamed up to do a ...
A new type of financing is linking private investors who want to do good - and make some money in the process - with nonprofits looking to get upfront funding ...
MARQUETTE - Since 1994, the Excellence in education Week program has awarded approximately $2.21 million in academic scholarships and professional ...
Jan Cairnes is the new executive director of the Hanley Foundation, a West Palm Beach-based non-profit that provides substance abuse prevention and education programs for parents, caregivers and school age-children.
This is an area of philanthropy that consistently stuns in terms of amounts given and strategies pursued, hoisted up by longstanding foundations like Packard, California tech icons like Eric and Wendy Schmidt, and newcomers like the Marc and Lynne ...
Launched at the beginning of the NASCAR season in early March, the #Speed4Need campaign featured Autotrader-sponsored drivers Joey Logano and Brad ...
We have all heard of large philanthropic foundations such as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation or the Boettcher Foundation. These foundations have been funded by the enormous wealth of individual donors and each foundation has a sizeable staff to ...
The Community Foundation of the Ozarks is a regional public charitable foundation that holds about 3,000 funds for donors, nonprofit partners and 49 affiliate foundations, including the Finley River Community Foundation. Founded in 1973, the CFO has ...
The Board of Trustees of Henry Ford Estate - Fair Lane announced that it has received a commitment for a $10 million grant from the Ford Foundation to support its campaign to restore, reinterpret and reopen the former home of Clara and Henry Ford in ...
The Ford Foundation has committed a $10 million grant to restore, reinterpret and reopen the Henry Ford Estate - Fair Lane in Dearborn, officials announced today.
Foundation Source announced today the results of a survey of wealth managers and advisors showing how their philanthropic knowledge, recommendations, and guidance around private foundations and donor-advised funds (DAFs) might impact their ...
It is now almost impossible to read donor literature or attend charitable conferences without being bombarded by growing demands for greater openness, transparency, and self-revealing in giving.
Another new hire at the Colorado Health Foundation is Bruce Byington. He is chief impact officer, a new position. He will oversee such foundation roles as grant making, evaluation of the foundation's work, policy and advocacy, program-related ...
"Pop Your Bubble" was released today, and is funded by The KIND Foundation, the non-profit arm of the granola bar company, which works to foster kinder and more empathetic communities.
For years, the Gould Charitable Foundation - the charity founded to honor the memory of Matthew Gould's father, Robert Gould, the former president of Kansas ...
The Elbert County News provides a forum for diverse opinions from Elbert County, Colorado, and the greater Denver metro area through columns, editorials and ...
Common Ground Center is a cooperatively run non-profit arts, education, and outdoor recreation and retreat center. We are dedicated to bringing together and strengthening families and communities through unique program offerings and facility rentals ...
IFCEE 2018: ADSC (International Association of Foundation Drilling), DFI (Deep Foundations Institute), G-I (Geo-Institute of American society of Civil engineers), and PDCA (Pile Driving contractors Association) have joined forces again for the ...
Princeton, NJ - The grant is part of $545K in grants countywide from the Princeton Area Community Foundation.
With a total endowment of about $12 billion, that means there's about $600 million granted toward charitable programs each year.
Karen Stiffler has been named vice president of the Ascension Mid-Michigan hospital foundations -- St. Mary's of Michigan Foundation, Genesys Health Foundation and St. Joseph Health System Foundation -- and will oversee the volunteer services' ... In ...
In the decades since the civil rights Movement, national foundation interest in the rural South has waxed and waned, and Southern foundations have focused on funding direct service work instead of systemic change strategies with the most potential for ...
An outside facilitator can help family members explore and identify shared values and passions around charitable causes. When a mission statement is unilaterally drafted by one generation and imposed on other generations, it's much less likely to ...
"Most nonprofits don't get a substantial amount of funding from foundations outside of the state unless they are already positioned like The Mind Trust," said Marissa Manlove, president and CEO of the Indiana Philanthropy Alliance.
While the number of giving accounts of new donor-advised funds opened at Austin Community Foundation in 2016 is down from the previous two years, Fidelity Charitable reports that the number of giving accounts it holds across the country has nearly ...
The Ford Foundation makes between $500 million and $600 million in charitable grants each year and officials say the $1 billion siphoning will have little to no impact on its grant-making activities. By law, foundations must grant at least 5 percent of ...
Maxwell King recalls feeling nervous this past fall as he reviewed The Pittsburgh Foundation's 2016 fundraising totals. King, CEO and president of Western ...
As our readers may remember, Aleksey Navalny's anti-corruption Fund made an investigation claiming that Medvedev owns and runs various real estates and businesses through Dar and Sotsgosproekt foundations related to Yeliseev. "What can I say? People ...
When the opening was first announced, Barb Carlson with CommunityGiving said the half-time position of executive director was needed because it will "greatly augment the growth potential of community foundations." Carlson said an executive director ...
Peter A. Nadosy, left, chairman of the Ford Foundation's investment committee, with Darren Walker, president of the foundation, on Thursday at the foundation's headquarters in Manhattan. Credit Demetrius ... By law, tax-exempt foundations must spend at ...
The Yahoo Community Benefit Fund and the Yahoo Community Fund for Niagara County, two grant funds administered by the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, are now accepting applications from nonprofits serving Niagara County. Qualifying ...
tax records filed late last year show the Edward C. Johnson Fund, one of the family's large charitable foundations, gave $29.7 million in 2015 to the National Park Foundation. The gift, designated for land acquisition, was made during a ... There were ...
The Warriors Community Foundation, in partnership with Pacific Gas and Electric Company, the Koret Foundation and Taube Philanthropies, raised $500,000 through Hoops for Kids this season, it was announced today.
The Independence Institute, a self-described "action tank" based in Colorado, wants us to celebrate fossil fuels on Earth Day, April 22.
Waterbury Center, VT - Summer is quickly approaching and the children's Literacy Foundations (CLiF)'s Summer Readers grant application is open until April 28th. CLiF's Summer Readers grant is designed to encourage reading for fun and help ...
This is the big tent of community foundations. Grant-making activities at ... The vast majority of grants are donor initiated, meaning grants are distributed from funds created by donors who have placed charitable dollars into their funds to support ...
based foundation, grant dollars to the region increased by 13 percent, according to the latest sixth edition of "Trends in Northwest Giving" by Philanthropy Northwest, in collaboration with the Foundation Center. The biennial report compiled a snapshot ...
TIPTON - The Tipton County Foundation, one of over 90 community foundations in Indiana, reported in a press release $1.4 million in benefits in 2016.
The $55 million community foundation administers charitable funds, foundations and organizational endowments, and awards grants to help address community needs.
NPQ has, over the past nine months, covered the travails of the Ventura County Community Foundation, which was one of two local foundations that oversubscribed to the plans of the same overambitious CEO, Hugh Ralston. Ralston is now long gone from ...
One thing Earth Day celebrations have been lacking is a recognition of fossil fuels - at least according to the Independence Institute, a self-described "action tank" based in Colorado that receives funding from a litany of prominent conservative dark ...
A grant from India Foundation for the arts (IFA) helped her for research towards the construction of a raft-like structure in collaboration with bamboo artisans and boatwrights in Guwahati and the curation of a journey on the Brahmaputra, during which ...
(WDRB) - Three years ago, when Ankur Gopal was looking for office space for his fledgling software company, Interapt, he quickly set his sights on the $20 million building that the University of Louisville Foundation was putting up on the corner of ...
But Soon-Shiong's research foundation - called the Chan Soon-Shiong NantHealth Foundation, after his wife - hardly resembles the Howard Hughes or any other grant-making charity. A POLITICO investigation found that the majority ... law professor ...
... Public education Foundation luncheon. BCPEF4: Banner photo, SARALYN NORKUS BRADLEY-Cleveland Public Education Foundation Executive Director Lynn Voelz expresses her gratitude to the donors who are helping to make a difference in education with ...
You can do more creative gifting with a foundation than a DAF. Quoting a Foundation Source publication, "Foundations may grant directly to individuals, support international organizations, establish scholarship and award programs, run their own ...


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