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New Fund from Bexley Community Foundation
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

The Bexley Community Foundation is now focusing on youth recreation and sports activities by creating the Bexley Youth and Recreation Fund, aimed at helping community groups provide more...more

Bohemian Foundation Matches Funds for Flood Relief
Foundation: Bohemian Foundation, Community Foundation of Northern Colorado

In partnership with Community Foundation of Northern Colorado, the Bohemian Foundation will match funds up to $750,000 made by Oct. 31. Flood relief efforts will benefit Estes Park and its canyon...more

Philanthropic Role Model
Foundation: Duke Endowment

Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans, 92, is one of the philanthropic role models today. She is wealthy but modest, caring, thoughtful, considerate, curious, genuine, and graced with charm and...more

Foundation Source Hires Legal and Public Policy Expert
Foundation: Foundation Source

Foundation Source, the nation's largest provider of support services for private foundations, has recently announced that it has hired a new legal and public policy expert in the name of Andrew...more



Largest Foundations by Assets for 2012

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

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


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Meticulon, a project of Autism Calgary Association in partnership with the federal government and the Sinneave Family Foundation, operates as a social enterprise that renders high-tech services provided by people with autism, leveraging their natural abilities at requiring attention to detail, repetition, and sequencing.




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