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Impact Investing Smart for Democrats and Republicans

mpact investing is quickly becoming the best way a person can make a positive social or environmental statement while also hoping for an above average return from the market. By creating a private...more

Center for Investigative Reporting Receives Grant from MacArthur Foundation
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation

The Berkeley-based Center for Investigative Reporting is the recipient of the MacArthur Foundation's 2012 Creative and Effective Institutions grant. According to the center's Executive Director...more

Dallas Philanthropists to Provide Microloans for Female Entrepreneurs in India

Five Indian-American women based out of Dallas, Texas, have founded an organization to empower and enable less fortunate female entrepreneurs worldwide. Called Mahila, or Hindi for "Woman," the group...more

Sure Community Foundation Contributes Nearly 5,000 to Maison St Pierre

Five Indian-American women based out of Dallas, Texas, have founded an organization to empower and enable less fortunate female entrepreneurs worldwide. Called Mahila, or Hindi for "Woman," the group...more



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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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Hippocampus Raises $2.4 Million Funds for Expansion in South India

Hippocampus Raises $2.4 Million Funds for Expansion in South India
Leading Bangalore-based rural kindergarten and remedial school programs provider, Hippocampus Learning Centres, is set to...



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