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Illinois Tool Works Receives Summit Award for Philanthropic Engagement

United Way recognized Illinois Tool Works with a Summit award for philanthropic engagement as it raised $11.4 million for United Way, which includes a dollar-for-dollar match plus an enhanced match...more

W.K. Kellogg Foundation for National Museum of African American History and Culture
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

During the groundbreaking ceremony for the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation announced a $3.5 million grant for the museum. The...more

Carlsbad Charitable Foundation 5th Annual Grants Award
Foundation: San Diego Foundation

The Carlsbad Charitable Foundation doled out a total of $107,403 at its fifth annual Grants Award Ceremony, recognizing five Carlsbad-based programs that enrich the community both artistically and...more

Community Foundation of Greater New Britain Reach $1.14 Million in Grantmaking Goals
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has set a record of $1.14 million in grants in 2013, a "grant-making year for the ages" according to President James Williamson. Williamson said,...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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A Social Business Strategy


A Social Business Strategy

MBA and Microsoft MVP for SharePoint Server, Symon Garfield, writes, “Social business has no value without purpose. If you know what you are trying to do (strategy) then that will give you the means to measure success (business case or value proposition), and that in turn will help you assess investments in social against other priorities. The starting point is strategy.”




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