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We are interested in the role that government, small business and the nonprofit sector/philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.


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Questions About $400 Million Gift to Stanford
Foundation: Nike

Phil Knight gives $400 million dollars to Stanford. The money is for an endowment that will pay a full ride scholarship for 100 students per year. This scholarship is being offered to top students at...more

Scholarship Endowment for Disabled Students

The Elizabeth Lee Black and Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation Trustee Scholarship awards a new $100,000 scholarship endowment to students with disabilities at Penn State Erie. The endowment will...more

$295,000 From Columbia Foundation
Foundation: Columbia Foundation, The Columbia Foundation

Columbia Foundation gave $295,000 in grants to 44 nonprofit organizations in Howard County to support the nonprofits meeting the needs of its county and enhancing lives through arts and cultural...more

OPRF Community Foundation Commends Donna Myers for Philanthropic Efforts
Foundation: Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation

Columbia Foundation gave $295,000 in grants to 44 nonprofit organizations in Howard County to support the nonprofits meeting the needs of its county and enhancing lives through arts and cultural...more



Social Enterprise Network Sites


Not your typically standing cafe, the Stables Cafe, which was set up by Glen Duckett from Thwaites pub the Eagle and Child Ramsbottom in Lancashire,  is a place where youths are being given second chances at life. These youths  have been long-term unemployed, homeless or have served juvenile detention.




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