Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation



The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation was established in the mid-1960s by the late entrepreneur and philanthropist Ewing Marion Kauffman.


The vision of the foundation is to foster a society of economically independent indviduals who are engaged citizens, contributing to the improvement of their communities. They carry out their vision through the four programmatic areas: Entrepreneurship, Advancing Innovation, Education, and Research and Policy.



They focus their grant making and operation on two areas, advancing entrepreneurship and improving the education of children and youth.


Web Address

www.kauffman.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @kauffmanfdn

Linked In - www.linkedin.com/groups/Kauffman-Foundation-103355?mostPopular=&gid=103355

Google Plus - www.plus.google.com/u/0/114413260241007459834/posts

YouTube - www.youtube.com/kauffmanfoundation

Blog - www.growthology.org/

Blog - www.entrepreneurship.org/en/blogs/e360-Blog.aspx

Foundation RSS Feeds

News - www.kauffman.org/Newsroom.aspx

Grants - www.kauffman.org/KauffmanGrants.aspx

Assets

$1,749,114,000 - 2011-12-31
$2,067,471,575 - 2006-06-30


Giving

$63,119,000 - 2011-12-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation


UW-Madison professor receives $425000 grant to study entrepreneurship on campus
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

What does a community need to foster the type of entrepreneurial environment that will bring jobs and wealth into the region? That's what a new study will explore, and UW-Madison will be part of it....more

Venture Hall lands $475K grant to boost business startup development
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Venture Hall, a Portland-based startup accelerator, announced today it is one of six recipients nationwide to receive funding from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in a new initiative that's...more

Portland business accelerator gets $475000 grant
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Portland-based business accelerator Venture Hall has received a $475,000 grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, a large nonprofit organization based in Kansas City, Missouri, that promotes...more

Andy Stoll: Entrepreneurial ecosystem answers aren't inside the Kauffman Foundation
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Along the way, he explored social entrepreneurship as a field, analyzing problems that could be solved on a grander scale. From Korea and Zambia to Hong Kong and Colombia, Stoll encountered...more

Kauffman Foundation to Invest $1.2 Million in Microfinance Pilot Program
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

“While the Kauffman Foundation is making an initial grant, that investment truly sustainable if you think about the capital available to...more

Pipeline receives four-year Challenge Grant from Kauffman Foundation
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Since beginning in 2016, Pipeline has had a close relationship with the Kauffman Foundation. Their earlier grants enabled Pipeline to...more

Pipeline celebrates funding boost from Kauffman Foundation
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation awarded the entrepreneurial fellowship program a challenge grant, which will provide as much as...more

Kauffman Foundation grants $78K to KC Startup Foundation, Startland hires managing editor
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Continuing a commitment to cultivate its hometown entrepreneurial community, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation has awarded a $78,600...more

Connecting More Dots: What's Next for a Big STEM Teacher Initiative
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Simons Foundation

In the booming arena of education philanthropy, there are some pretty staunch ideological outlooks driving giving. One of the most compelling...more

UMKC's Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership gets Kauffman Foundation grant
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

The Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership at the University of ... The center operates as a unit of the Henry W. Bloch School of...more





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