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Volunteerism Serves as Impetus to Employment

Elaine Williams, executive director at The Centre on Philanthropy, says "an often overlooked resource of opportunity is volunteerism". Williams calls out to unemployed residents in Bermuda to...more

Ford Foundation Appoints Kavita N. Ramdas as Representative in New Delhi
Foundation: Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Ford Foundation, Global Fund for Women

Elaine Williams, executive director at The Centre on Philanthropy, says "an often overlooked resource of opportunity is volunteerism". Williams calls out to unemployed residents in Bermuda to...more

Grants for Tax-exempt Nonprofits

The Capital Region Community Foundation has recently announced that they are now accepting applications from nonprofit organizations that have tax-exempt status, and from churches, schools and...more

$3.6 Million to Improve Cardiovascular Health

Twenty U.S.-based nonprofit groups dedicated to improving cardiovascular health has been awarded with grants totaling more than $3.6 million given by the AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation program,...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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How Kiva and Capital One Helped an Entrepreneur Be A Happy Tomato

How Kiva and Capital One Helped an Entrepreneur Be A Happy Tomato
Charlottesville, Virginia resident and sole family breadwinner, Elizabeth James, have always dreamed of opening a tomato...



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