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Grants to Revive Crandall Park Neighborhood
Foundation: Raymond John Wean Foundation

A total of $43,956 from The Raymond John Wean Foundation in its latest round of grants under the Neighborhood SUCCESS program has been awarded to programs and projects that improve the quality of...more

Smithville Education Foundation Awards Local Students, Teacher with Financial Support

The Smithville Education Foundation is providing local students and teachers with funds in an effort to bridge the gap between schools and the community. District superintendent Rock McNulty notes...more

Joplin Area Habitat For Humanity Gets $60,000 Recovery Fund Grant

The Joplin Area Habitat For Humanity has been awarded a $60,000 Joplin Recovery Fund Grant from the Community Foundation of Southwest Missouri. The grant will enable Habitat to construct two more...more

Troy Savings Bank Charitable Foundation Awards More Than $66,000 Grants
Foundation: Troy Savings Bank Charitable Foundation

Troy Savings Bank Charitable Foundation, the independent private foundation of Troy Savings Bank, awards $66,834 to community and youth development organization across New York's Capital...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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Hugh Jackman: Fair Trade Entrepreneur


Renowned actor, Hugh Jackman, talks about how he started becoming a fair trade entrepreneur. Jackman is constantly building up ideas and solutions to help small coffee growers get good prices outside the massive coffee industry. His business,  Laughing Man Worldwide, reinvests 100% of its profits in its partnerships with farmers.




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