Rockefeller Foundation



The Rockefeller Foundation was established since 1913 with a mission of promoting the well-being of humanity. They operate with in the United States and also worldwide.


The foundation is governed by the Board of Trustees consisting 12 members, with the foundationn's president. They are responsible in overseeing the foundation's program and grantmaking strategy; budgets, expenditures, and appropriation policies; and investment strategies, allocations, and performance.


Web Address

www.rockfound.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @RockefellerFdn

Facebook - www.facebook.com/rockefellerfoundation

YouTube - www.youtube.com/rockefellerfound

Foundation RSS Feeds

News - www.rockefellerfoundation.org/feeds/news

Assets

$3,593,289,629 - 2010-12-31
$3,810,308,773 - 2006-12-31


Giving

$140,905,261 - 2010-12-31
$134,898,208 - 2006-12-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from Rockefeller Foundation


Philanthropy Funds Market: Opportunities, Demand and Forecasts, 2020–2026
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Ford Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Lilly Endowment, Open Society Foundations

A comprehensive analysis of the Philanthropy Funds market structure along with the forecast of the various segments and sub-segments of the...more

Philanthropy Funds Market Analysis, Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive ...
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Ford Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, J. Paul Getty Trust, Lilly Endowment, Open Society Foundations

Philanthropy Funds Market Analysis, Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts 2026 Smithsonian...more

US SIF Foundation Launches Sustainable Investing Course for Individual Investors
Foundation: Rockefeller Foundation

Interest in sustainable and impact investing has grown significantly in the past decade. As of 2018, total US-domiciled assets under...more

Skolnik: COVID-19 – Time Is Running Out
Foundation: Rockefeller Foundation

We must encourage innovation and social action, such as the Rockefeller Foundation plan to take testing to 30 million a week. States must push...more

Rockefeller Foundation Commits $50 Million to Ramp Up Covid-19 Testing (Grants Roundup)
Foundation: Rockefeller Foundation, Hewlett Foundation

Here are notable new grant awards compiled by the Chronicle: William & Flora Hewlett Foundation. $170 million commitment for racial-justice...more

Toward a More Flexible Model of Philanthropy
Foundation: Knight Foundation, Ford Foundation, McKnight Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Hewlett Foundation

“It's been a tremendous time of change in philanthropy,” says Carol S. ... approach to integrating more data into philanthropic and nonprofit...more

Grant Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors 2017
Foundation: Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Rockefeller Foundation

for use by its Fund for Shared Insight toward the costs of its efforts to improve philanthropy by increasing openness in foundations and capturing...more

Global Philanthropy Funds Market By Manufacturers, Region, Types & Applications Forecast To 2026
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Ford Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Lilly Endowment, Open Society Foundations

Philanthropy Funds involve charitable giving to worthy causes on a large scale. Philanthropy must be more than just a charitable donation. It is...more

3 Foundation Leaders On How Philanthropy Can Support Inclusive Small Business Recovery
Foundation: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Johnson Foundation , Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation

Some leading philanthropic foundations are already heeding the call. For example, recognizing the urgency of the COVID-19 moment, the...more

Black Lives Matter must avoid being co-opted by American corporate philanthropy
Foundation: Ford Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Open Society Foundations

Philanthropic foundations took an early interest in the “race question” in the years after the second world war. This was mainly due to the...more

Illustrative Grants from Rockefeller Foundation



International Institute of Tropical Agriculture - $100,000

National Academy of Social Sciences - $56,270

Ben Loeterman Productions - $28,500

University of California, Davis - $399,700

New America Foundation - $750,000

National University of Rwanda - $250,000

Enterprise Community Partners - $250,000

University of Cape Town - $700,500

Municipal Art Society of New York - $50,000

Makerere University - $300,000



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Gates Foundation Pledges $50 Million to Fight Ebola Epidemic


Gates Foundation Pledges $50 Million to Fight Ebola Epidemic

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has pledged $50 million to support emergency efforts to contain the threat caused by Ebola in West Africa.


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