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Culture of Philanthropy in Tampa Bay
Foundation: Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

E. Tyler Cathey, a 34-year-old attorney in Tampa, and Jess Joaquin Johnson, a 31-year-old real estate consultant in Tampa, pitched the idea of forming a "culture of philanthropy" to area...more

Oshkosh Area Community Foundation Gives Away $79,000
Foundation: Oshkosh Area Community Foundation

The Oshkosh Area Community Foundation awarded nine grants totaling to more than $79,000 to a several humanitarian causes that support disabled residents, children, the poor, elderly and battered...more

New Therapy Grants Program

The Epilepsy Therapy Project (ETP) and the Epilepsy Foundation (EF) has recently announced the latest grant recipients of their New Therapy Grants Program. The new program is a unique joint...more

Fairfield County Community new assistant
Foundation: Fairfield County Community Foundation

A Norwalk native and graduate of Brien McMahon High School and degree holder in economics and political science from Illinois Western University, Alison Riith, of Darien, has been hired as...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

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

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


Illustrative Foundation Grants

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