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Double Blind Philanthropy Online

Deccan Chronicle features Dr. Arifa K.C., an oncologist and the director of the Centre for Film, Gender and Cultural Studies who goes beyond her duties to help cancer patients by social...more

Aligning Impact Investment with Sustainable Development Goals

The UN Sustainable Development goals have released their first report about the global focus on public equity, fixed income, climate change and water and sanitation. Sonen Capital, a leading impact...more

Kuwait Contributes to Philanthropic, Spiritual Values

Kuwaiti Minister of Justice and Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Jamal Al-Shihab announced that his country has offered contributions to charitable initiatives including efforts to promote...more

Dollar General Literacy Foundation Provides Over $2.5 Million Grants

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation allocates more than $2.5 million in grants to a number of schools, nonprofits and literacy organizations to boost each of their youth literacy programs. The...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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Foundation-owned Social Enterprise Serves Poor, Underserved Countries Across the world


Foundation-owned Social Enterprise Serves Poor, Underserved Countries Across the world

Gradian Health Systems, which pioneered the CE-marked Universal Anaesthesia Machine to bring general anaesthesia in underserved communities around the world on patients of any age, is a Limited Liability Corporation (LLC) solely owned by a New York City-based private foundation, the Nick Simons Foundation.




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