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The Genesis Prize to be Awarded to Jews with Achievements in Science and Arts

The Genesis Prize, the "Jewish Nobel Prize" worth $1 million financed by the Genesis Philanthropy Group, will be awarded by Prime Minister Netanyahu as global recognition of achievements in the...more

$1.89 million grant bringing technology to Grass Lake students

In Michigan, there are grants that are being accepted by schools and their staff. The money will be used to improve one on one schooling and teacher resources and abilities in community schools. This...more

San Bernardino County Supervisors To Buffer Nonprofits
Foundation: The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San Bernardino Counties

Due to limited funding from the federal government for San Bernardino County nonprofits, the Board of Supervisors has approved an agreement with the The Community Foundation Serving Riverside and San...more

The DuPont Story A Family A Company

Greer Firestone gives his review on The DuPont Story A Family A Company presentation, focusing on what impact its philanthropic initiative has done. Firestone cites achievements as well as...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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