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Community Foundation Grants Lilly Endowment Scholarships to Center Grove, Greenwood Students
Foundation: Johnson County Community Foundation, Lilly Endowment

The Johnson County Community Foundation has recently granted two Lilly Endowment Community Scholarships to Mariah Smith, a senior at Center Grove High School, and Sam Hicks, a senior at Greenwood...more

Invest Acadiana Recognized as Leading Opportunity Zone Fund
Foundation: Community Foundation of Acadiana

Invest Acadiana, of Louisiana, was recognized as a leading Opportunity Zone Community in new national list. The Forbes OZ 20: Top Opportunity Zone Catalysts, a partnership between the Sorenson...more

Jenna Bush Hager Talks Philanthropy in Aubrun

Jenna Bush Hager, one of former President George W. Bush's twin daughters, was the featured speaker at the spring symposium and luncheon of the Women's Philanthropy Board at The Hotel at Auburn...more

Northampton Youth Charity Receives 10k for Music Video Project

Jenna Bush Hager, one of former President George W. Bush's twin daughters, was the featured speaker at the spring symposium and luncheon of the Women's Philanthropy Board at The Hotel at Auburn...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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Pedagogy of the Oppressed, a 1970s book by author Paulo Freire, envisions a world not as a given reality, but as “a problem to be worked on and solved.” That mentality is often applied to the greatest social entrepreneurs.




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