The Annie E. Casey Foundation



The Annie E. Casey Foundation is a private charitable organization established in 1938 by Jim Casey and his siblings. They are dedicated to helping build better futures for disadvantaged children in the united states.


The mission of the foundation is to foster public policies, human-service reforms, and community supports that more effectively meet the needs of today's vulnerable children.



The grant making of the Annie E. Casey Foundation is limited to initiatives in the United States that have significant potential to demonstrate innovative policy, service delivery, and community supports for disadvantaged children and families.

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Recent News from Annie E. Casey Foundation


Can Online Preschool Program Prepare Children for Kindergarten?
Foundation: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Lilly Endowment

Purdue University recently announced a $40 million Lilly Endowment grant to Purdue Research Foundation. The grant aims to help create Purdue's Engineering and Polytechnic Gateway Complex, a project...more

Annie E. Casey Foundation Releases 2019 National KIDS COUNT ® Data Book
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands, Annie E. Casey Foundation

A Data Book for the U.S.V.I. is released annually, produced by the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI) and based on local data...more

The Number Of Uninsured Wyoming Children Increases
Foundation: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Wyoming Community Foundation

The Wyoming Community Foundation partners with Kids Count to disseminate the data book in Wyoming. Samin Dadelahi, the foundation's...more

Virginia lags behind national average for placing children in foster care with relatives, report says
Foundation: Annie E. Casey Foundation

The philanthropic foundation's 10-year data snapshot released Tuesday showed Virginia placed seven percent of children in the foster care...more

The Executive Leadership Council Names Satonya Fair As Vice President And Chief Philanthropy ...
Foundation: Annie E. Casey Foundation

... J.D. as the organization's Vice President and Chief Philanthropy Officer (CPO). She is responsible for the organization's philanthropic...more

Herald-Tribune launches 'The Fight for Grade-Level Reading' podcast
Foundation: Community Foundation of Sarasota County, Annie E. Casey Foundation

Sarasota County joined the campaign in 2014, led by the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, followed by Manatee County in 2015, led...more

Lisa Hamilton Will Be Next President, CEO of Annie E. Casey Foundation
Foundation: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore Community Foundation

Having lived in Baltimore since joining AECF, she currently serves on the board of the Baltimore Community Foundation. She also sits on the board...more

Annie E. Casey Foundation taps new president
Foundation: Annie E. Casey Foundation

Lisa Hamilton has been named the new president and CEO of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, the organization's Board of Trustees...more

Parents Lack Resources to Ensure Their Families Thrive, Study Finds
Foundation: Annie E. Casey Foundation

Philanthropy-related articles and features culled from print and electronic ... Jeff Bezos Launches $2 Billion Philanthropic Fund September 14,...more

Young parents in Iowa see limited options
Foundation: Annie E. Casey Foundation

“Opening Doors For Young Parents,” released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, a private philanthropy focused improving the well-being of...more



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