The Beckley Area Foundation is very different from other philanthropic and nonprofit institutions. It is a charitable channel through which donors give.
The community foundation concept is as ingenious as it is simple—it is a means by which a substantial amount of money can be built over time from contributions both large and small, the income from which is used to meet the community’s charitable needs.
TheÂ New York Green Bank gets anÂ initial $210 million of funding boost from the state for its early 2014 launching. Itâ€™s theÂ first bank that is committed to reinforcing the lineup of clean technologies.