Rockefeller Foundation

The Rockefeller Foundation was established since 1913 with a mission of promoting the well-being of humanity. They operate with in the United States and also worldwide.

The foundation is governed by the Board of Trustees consisting 12 members, with the foundationn's president. They are responsible in overseeing the foundation's program and grantmaking strategy; budgets, expenditures, and appropriation policies; and investment strategies, allocations, and performance.

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Recent News from Rockefeller Foundation

Roadmap Presents 'Unashamedly Ambitious' Vision For Impact Investing
Foundation: Rockefeller Foundation

Daniel Madhavan, CEO of Australian impact fund manager, Impact Investment Group (IIG), told Pro Bono News Australia's mainstream financial and business sectors could be inspired by two parts of the...more

GIIN launches roadmap for future of impact investing
Foundation: Rockefeller Foundation

The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), has launched Roadmap for the Future of Impact Investing: Reshaping Financial Markets, a framework for collective action to accelerate development of the...more

Why Are Black Students Punished So Often? Minnesota Confronts a National Quandary
Foundation: Rockefeller Foundation

Ford Program Officers on Why Black Lives Matter to Philanthropy. Release Date: 07/25/2016. Ford Program Officers on Why Black Lives Matter to Philanthropy We are living in anxious, often frightening...more

How Women Are Influencing Impact Investing
Foundation: Case Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation

According to a report by J.P. Morgan, the Rockefeller Foundation and the Global Impact Investing Network, "The growing impact investment market provides financial support to address some of the...more

Schott Foundation Report Offers Framework Providing All Children Equal Opportunity To Succeed
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Commonwealth Fund, Rockefeller Foundation

5/19/2015 - Economic Inequality and Mobility: Looking at the Evidence to Inform Philanthropy's Actions - Live stream recording & Presentations. Publication date: 05/2015 ... " Economic...more

Guardian Australia and the University of Melbourne launch the Guardian Civic Journalism Trust
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Knight Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation

Globally, the Guardian has a long-established track record in philanthropy with ongoing partnerships with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation and Knight Foundation....more

Acknowledgements and Interviewees
Foundation: Marguerite Casey Foundation, Marguerite Casey Foundation , Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation, Robert W. Woodruff Foundation, Southern Partners Fund , Rockefeller Foundation

WILL CORDERY Wellspring Philanthropic Fund. CHANTELLE FISHER-BORNE Funders for LGBTQ Issues. LAVASTIAN GLENN Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation. REGAN GRUBER MOFFITT Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation....more

Rockefeller Foundation awards $1 million to UNO, Foundation for Louisiana, to lead climate ...
Foundation: Rockefeller Foundation

The University of New Orleans' Center for Hazards Assessment, Response and Technology and the Foundation for Louisiana were awarded $1 million in grant money to create a three-part series of...more

Foundation: Pew Charitable Trusts, Rockefeller Foundation

His first produced play, "Casino," won a 1989 New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Fellowship in Playwriting and an Arts International grant (sponsored by the National Endowment for the...more

Study Finds DACA Encourages Undocumented Kids to Stay in School, As Congress Ponders Their ...
Foundation: Milbank Memorial Fund, Rockefeller Foundation

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Illustrative Grants from Rockefeller Foundation

International Institute of Tropical Agriculture - $100,000

National Academy of Social Sciences - $56,270

Ben Loeterman Productions - $28,500

University of California, Davis - $399,700

New America Foundation - $750,000

National University of Rwanda - $250,000

Enterprise Community Partners - $250,000

University of Cape Town - $700,500

Municipal Art Society of New York - $50,000

Makerere University - $300,000

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