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Treasure Valley Community College Foundation Thanked its Donors
Foundation: Oregon Community Foundation

Treasure Valley Community College Foundation had its 2012 reception for scholarship donors and recipients with a lot of reasons to celebrate, with keynote speaker Maureen Thomas Carnahan--a former...more

Baltimore Mayor Announces Constellation Investment for Sustainability Programs
Foundation: Baltimore Community Foundation

Mayor Rawlings-Blake announces that Constellation is entrusting a supplementary $450,000 for the Baltimore Energy Challenge (BEC) and City Schools Sustainability Challenge (CSSC) programs. Overall,...more

US Airways Community Foundation Grant

US Airways Community Foundation grant applications from groups located in and providing services in Charlotte, N.C., Phoenix, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. are still accepted, with awards to be...more

Community Philanthropy Encourages Personal Efforts
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

According to a report stated in the The Value of Community Philanthropy: Results of a Consultation, community philanthropy is now offering ways that enable ordinary people to use their own money and...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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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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