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Now Accepting Applications for 2014 Youth Grant Competition
Foundation: Muskingum County Community Foundation

The Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation, a nonprofit organization focused on grant making and community service, is now accepting applications for its 2014 Youth Grant Competition. The...more

UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation Seeks Grant Application

The UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation announced that it is seeking grant applications from families in need of financial assistance to help pay for their child's health care treatments, services...more

Don Tykeson Receives Alton F. Baker Award

Don Tykeson receives this year's United Way of Lane County's Alton F. Baker Award as he is recognized as a great philanthropic community leader. The Alton F. Baker award is the nonprofit agency's...more

Private Philanthropy Should Fill the Justice Gap
Foundation: Public Welfare Foundation, New York Community Trust

Pro Bono legal work, or legal aid for those in poverty, has long been a tradition and a responsibility of the legal profession in this country. It is the opinion of Mary McClymont, the President of...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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