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Can Philanthropy Become a True Partner with Native Americans?
Foundation: First Nations Development Institute, Northwest Area Foundation

Celebrating its 30th year anniversary this year, Native Americans in Philanthropy (NAP) has partnered with Candid to publish a new report, titled Investing in Native Communities: Philanthropic...more

21st Century Solutions of NBC4 Southern California and NBCUniversal Foundation

The NBC4 Southern California has announced that it will partner with the NBCUniversal Foundation to launch a new program, the 21st Century Solutions, that will provide a total of $1.2 million in...more

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act: Youth Grant

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act is a grant given to the Adult learning Programs of Alaska. This is to provide pre-employment assistance for youth aged 16-24. They will help with job...more

Dedham Education Foundation for Teachers

The Dedham Education Foundation has recently awarded funds in the amount of $21,000 to the teachers of the Dedham Public Schools. The grant amount is by far the largest single grant awarded by the...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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The Social Investment Tax Relief


The proposed Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) has UK civil society and social organizations stirred up this season. The supposed tax relief on investment in social impact bonds will support the UK social economy.




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