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Schwab Employees Begin Week of Intensive Community Service Across the U.S.
Foundation: Charles Schwab Foundation

The Charles Schwab Corporation's annual Schwab Volunteer Week begins today with a heightened focus on helping everyday Americans become more financially fit. Throughout the week, nearly 2,000...more

Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Awards $3.1 Million in Grants

The Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation will be funding more than $3.1 million in support of 176 educational grants through its Clinician Development Program, created to facilitate...more

Andersen Windows Foundation Celebrates 70th Anniversary

The Andersen Windows Foundation has recently announced that it will be celebrating its 70th anniversary this year. Ever since its creation in the early 1940s, the foundation has already committed...more

Aetna Foundation Supports Research on Breastfeeding Benefits
Foundation: Aetna Foundation

As part of the commitment to promoting racial and ethnic health care equity, Aetna Foundation awarded grants amounting to $363,650 for 7 nonprofit organizations. The grants aim to support programs...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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Vassar Brothers Medical Center Names Cafe After Philanthropic Couple
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