John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation (IL)



The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation is one of the nation's largest independent foundations.


The foundation supports creative people and effective institutions that are commited to building more just, verdant, and peaceful world. They work to defend human rights, advance global conservation, and security.



The foundation promotes the development of knowledge and individual creativity. They also work to strengthen institutions, improve public policy, and provide public information by supporting public interest media.


Web Address

www.macfound.org

Social Media Links

YouTube - www.youtube.com/user/macfound

Twitter - @macfound

Foundation RSS Feeds

News - www.macfound.org/rss/

Assets

$5,737,270,334 - 2010-12-31
$6,178,196,933 - 2006-12-31


Giving

$217,488,289 - 2010-12-31
$216,757,656 - 2006-12-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from MacArthur Foundation


GUESS Joins Ellen MacArthur Foundation's Program for Innovative, Sustainable Denim
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation

GUESS Joins Ellen MacArthur Foundation's Program for Innovative, ... in ways which are better for the environment and the people that make...more

Unlocking the Potential of Frontier Finance
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation

Unlocking the Potential of Frontier Finance is a report was produced with the support of the DOEN Foundation, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, and the Omidyar Network. Frontier...more

Innovation and entrepreneurship can cut waste and deliver the circular economy
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation

Innovation and entrepreneurship can cut waste and deliver the circular economy ... constant nagging about the importance of protecting our environment – but ... Greta Thunberg's powerful words...more

The Brief: Rockefeller's impact manager, e-Winnebagos, inclusive growth grants, fintech catalysts ...
Foundation: Gates Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation

The foundation is one of the first to create a registered impact investment management company to manage other investors' capital. The first,...more

Rockefeller's $60 million impact fund manager leverages 'catalytic capital' for scale
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

The first outside investor in the Rockefeller Foundation Impact Investment ... work has become more sophisticated after a decade of impact...more

The Ferrero Group Unveils New Packaging Goal As It Releases Its 10th Corporate Social ...
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation

... The Ferrero Group releases its 10th Corporate Social Responsibility Report and ... Investments in R&D and Open Innovation, as well as working...more

Impact investing: BlackRock 'breaks new ground' with circular economy fund
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation

“At one end is basic screening, at the other end is impact investment and this sits in the middle. This is not an ESG fund but ESG is integral to...more

Our view: The luminaries among us
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation

Recipients of this year's MacArthur Foundation grants — often referred to as “genius grants” — were announced last month and include three...more

Buddhist restorative justice expert sujatha baliga awarded MacArthur “Genius Grant”
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation

Buddhist attorney and restorative justice expert sujatha baliga has been named one of the 2019 fellows of the MacArthur Foundation — the...more

First Woman to Translate Homer's Odyssey Receives $625000 MacArthur Foundation Genius Grant
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation

Two years later, the 47-year-old British native has won a “genius grant” through the MacArthur Foundation Fellowship — earning $625,000 for...more

Illustrative Grants from MacArthur Foundation



Woodstock Institute - $200,000

Washington State's Administrative Office of the Courts - $380,000

Washington State University - $300,000

Volunteers of America - $2,000,000

Urban Institute - $30,000

Vera Institute of Justice - $600,000

University of Washington Daniel J. Evans School of Public Affairs - $285,000

University of Southern California - $250,000

University of Southern California, School of Cinematic Arts - $485,000

University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Policy & Practice - $30,000



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