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Nonprofit Seeks Grants and Operations Associate
Foundation: Charles H. Revson Foundation

The Charles H. Revson Foundation, an independent, grantmaking nonprofit, seeks a Grants and Operations Associate to perform grants management, and other operational and administrative...more

Awards Recognizing Women Scientists in Developing Countires

The Elsevier Foundation, the academy of sciences for the developing world and the Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World has announced the launch of an awards program focusing on...more

Deadline approaching for nonprofits to register for Giving Day

It's not too late for for nonprofits to register for Fairfield County's Giving Day Event. The purpose of the event is so the county can showcase all of the different charities that people can "give...more

3 Ways to Optimize a Charitable Gift
Foundation: Denver Foundation, New York Community Trust

Jessica Hicks, an editorial fellow at Thrive Global, writes that giving shouldn't be a stressful experience. Hicks quotes Sarah Harrison, the vice president of philanthropic services at The Denver...more



Largest Foundation Giving for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
1,378
2,579,354,996
2
1,407
471,403,757
5
741
354,782,649

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Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


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Pencils of Promise Picks up Entrepreneurial Momentum


Pencils of Promise Picks up Entrepreneurial Momentum

Adam Braun, founder of Pencils of Promise, is giving nonprofits a no-nonsense way to bring entrepreneurship to the next level. Pencils of Promise is a philanthropic organization that focuses on forming sustainable educational programs, and forging long-lasting, partnerships with communities. The organization aims to increase access to quality education and impact students and their families in high-need communities throughout Laos, Ghana and Guatemala.




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