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Grants Offered by Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region

The Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region is offering grant funds to groups in King George County, awarding a minimum of $15,000 in grants. The foundation's Community Enrichment...more

Hope for Awbury Arboretum
Foundation: William Penn Foundation

In 2010, the William Penn Foundation has awarded the Awbury Arboretum with $300,000 to support two years of general operation costs. Two years after receiving the grant, the arboretum once again...more

MetLife Foundation Awards Leadership Grant
Foundation: MetLife Foundation

The MetLife Foundation has awarded a leadership grant to Blue Star Families in support of the Blue Star Museums initiative and the new Blue Star Theaters program. The Foundation's commitment to...more

Lessons from the Swedish Innovation Ecosystem

Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr., a multi-award winning media professional in Nigeria, writes about being invited across the globe for a five-day working visit by the Swedish Institute. He shares his...more



Largest Foundations by Assets 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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The Social Investment Tax Relief


The proposed Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) has UK civil society and social organizations stirred up this season. The supposed tax relief on investment in social impact bonds will support the UK social economy.




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