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Founding Editor Fired Due to Cost-cutting Shakeup
Foundation: North Carolina Community Foundation, Duke Endowment

The founding editor of Philanthropy Journal, Todd Cohen, and three other employees got fired last June 30 due to cost-cutting shakeup. According to the overseer of the Philanthropy Journal at the...more

Mayor Bloomberg as First Recipient of The Genesis Award

New York City Mayor Bloomberg has been selected by the newly formed charity group, the Genesis Philanthropy Group, as the recipient of the $1 Million Genesis Prize, which is come to known as the...more

Imlay City Train Platform
Foundation: Lapeer County Community Foundation

The Four County Community Foundation pledged $8,250 combined with the proceeds that the Lapeer County Community Foundation pledged toward the project several months ago to support the construction of...more

$11,500 for Employment Connections Project
Foundation: Standard Charitable Foundation

The Standard Charitable Foundation has awarded an $11,500 grant in support of Community Vision Inc.'s Employment Connections Project which enables adults with developmental disabilities achieve and...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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