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Walt Disney's Man of the Year

Viacom and CBS Chairman Sumner Redstone will be honored during the Annual Rising Stars gala hosted by the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles this October. He will be receiving the...more

True Sport Program in Blue Mountain and Meaford

Community Foundation Grey Bruce hosted a community meeting with presentations from officers and included in that presentation was an introduction and description of True Sport principles for...more

Funds from Middletown Community Foundation for Students Headed to College
Foundation: Middletown Community Foundation

The Middletown Community Foundation will be giving away nearly $1 million for Middletown area students planning to continue their education. Awards range from a few hundred dollars to $20,000 over...more

Donald W. Reynolds Foundation Awards $8.21 Million

The Donald W. Reynolds Foundation recently awarded two grants amounting to $8.21 million to Arizona State University to improve coverage of complex business and economic issues. The $6.21 million...more



Largest Foundation Giving 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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Joanne Barkan, author of Big Philanthropy vs. Democracy: The Plutocrats Go to School, discusses “big philanthropy” as...



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