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Michael J. Fox Foundation Grants Winner Finds Healing Stem Cells in Brain

The Swedish research team and the winner of several Michael J. Fox Foundation grants, Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research have discovered new stem cells that could lead to therapies...more

Connect with Southern Indiana spotlights Warrick County
Foundation: Warrick County Community Foundation

Susan Sublett of the Warrick County Community Foundation welcomed the Connect with Southern Indiana group to Newburgh with nine counties participating to fill the gaps where there is need. The...more

Neighborhood Community Foundation Online Foreclosure Prevention Workshop

The Neighborhood Community Foundation has decided to bring their Foreclosure Prevention Workshop online, giving homeowners in Florida the opportunity to learn the tools they need to avoid losing...more

Challenged Athletes Foundation Awards Grant to Tim Kelly

The Challenged Athletes Foundation, based in San Diego, gave a grant to wheelchair curler Tim Kelly and will use it to compete in the Richmond International Bonspiel in Vancouver,...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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The Power of Being Unreasonable


The Power of Being Unreasonable

Teju Ravilochan co-founded the Unreasonable Institute in 2009 to design an academy to tackle poverty, social justice, and educational voids. It’s a social-good school for traditional and nonprofit companies to learn how to speed-up, find partners, and help fund their world-changing ideas.




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