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3M Foundation Awards $500 to Washington County Historical Society

The 3M Foundation has recently donated $500 to help the Washington County Historical Society's commitment to the community and the preservation of county heritage. The initiatives of 3M Community...more

Beauty and Style Items for Charity

Designer Tory Burch will launch her $50 'FEED' burlap tote bags at Holt Renfrew, donating a portion of sale proceeds to the FEED Foundation and the Tory Burch Foundation. This initiative isn't...more

Harvest Food & Outreach Gets $1,000 Grant for Literacy Programs

The Dollar General Literacy Organization grants Harvest Food & Outreach Center of St. Lucie Count $1,000 to back its Summer Children's Read & Feed Program. As it celebrates its 20th year, the...more

Finalists for Minnesota Idea Open

The five finalists of Challenge III: Working Together Across Cultures and Faiths of Minnesota Idea Open, a venture of Minnesota Community Foundation is finally announced, where three ideas with 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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$100 Million Fund That’s Fostering Detroit’s Minority Startup Entrepreneurs


$100 Million Fund That’s Fostering Detroit’s Minority Startup Entrepreneurs

Justine Sheu didn’t have any plans of becoming an entrepreneur. The Detroit-based millennial spent her early career educating underserved youth in the area. But with the backing of a funding initiative specifically targeted to boost women and minority entrepreneurs in Southeast Michigan, Sheu cofounded two education-technology startups.




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