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Ecoprenuership - Promoting Well-Being of Children through Climate Resilience

Peter Makwanya, a climate change communicator, writes for NewsDay and shares his opinion on sustainable living and survival of children. He highlights the essence of environmental eco-prenuership...more

3 teachers, 2 students accepts grant from Lake Central Education Foundation

In order to fund innovative classroom programs, the Lake Central Education Foundation has awarded five grants to teachers and two students. The grant amounting to a total of $3,206 will be used to...more

Meet the Tunisian woman who made it onto Forbes 30 under 30 list

28-year-old Sarah Toumi discusses her lifelong passion for social entrepreneurship and how it has influenced her work. Since the young age of 12 she has been working to change the world,...more

Barrington Education Foundation Grants $49,000

The Barrington Education Foundation announced that 10 grants will be distributed to six of Barrington's schools amounting to more than $49,000 in grants. Grants will be used to fund initiatives...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

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

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


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Jean Case, CEO of the Case Foundation, defines the meaning of social entrepreneurship, and explores the entrepreneurial mindset and approach of social entrepreneurs in dealing with social challenges.




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