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Greene County Foundation Awards Grants

The Greene County Foundation has doled out grants and Greene Education Services is one of the recipients receiving $40,000. Greene Education Services works with students in kindergarten through 12th...more

Funds from Middletown Community Foundation for Students Headed to College
Foundation: Middletown Community Foundation

The Middletown Community Foundation will be giving away nearly $1 million for Middletown area students planning to continue their education. Awards range from a few hundred dollars to $20,000 over...more

Facebook Philanthropy

An article in the Huffington Post by Trevor Neilson relates Mark Zuckerburg's letter about Facebook being a means of philanthropy. Neilson believes that Facebook has been a great help for...more

Arts For Healing for Individuals with Special Needs
Foundation: New Canaan Community Foundation

The Arts For Healing provides music and art therapy for individuals with emotional, physical, developmental, and social needs. The organization is generously funded by the New Canaan Community...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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Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


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Social Incubator North Offers 0% Loans to Social Entrepreneurs


Social Incubator North Offers 0% Loans to Social Entrepreneurs

The Social Incubator North, a £2 million incubator fund spearheaded by Sheffield-based Key Fund in collaboration with the four Northern Social Enterprise Partnerships and Locality, is providing 0% interest loans to North of England’s social entrepreneurs.


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