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DETROIT (AP) — The Kresge Foundation plans to distribute $6 million in grants over the next three years to fund...
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DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — The University of New Hampshire has received a National Science Foundation Discovery Research grant to improve...
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CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Department of Housing and Urban Development has given 49 Nevada organizations nearly $16 million...
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Paul Welle, Chairman of the George W. Neilson Foundation, discusses how the foundation supports local nonprofits to meet the needs...
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CHICAGO (AP) — New details are emerging about the Obama Presidential Center including design revisions for a taller and sleeker...
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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett has given away roughly $43 million of Berkshire Hathaway stock since last summer...
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The University of Florida has received an $8.7 million grant aimed at research that will reduce...
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Matt Varilek, President of the Initiative Foundation, discusses one of the many projects that the organization supports through seed grants....
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The Koret Foundation in San Francisco has launched the Arts and Culture Initiative to support cultural organizations in the Bay...
Tax Overhaul Charitable Giving
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WASHINGTON (AP) — In this season of giving, charity seems to be getting an extra jolt because next year the...
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Throughout 2017, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation donated more than $375 million to efforts improving women’s access to birth...
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Kriss Deiglmeier, CEO of Tides Foundation, discusses how the foundation's risk-taking approach has allowed it to achieve positive social change...
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The George Kaiser Family Foundation granted $6.7 million to nonprofits in Tulsa, Oklahoma.   ...
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CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago foundation awarded $100 million Wednesday to two New York-based organizations to help educate millions of...
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Imagine a cat that can keep a person company, doesn't need a litter box and can...
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Diana Campoamor, President of Hispanics in Philanthropy, discusses the future of philanthropy and giving and how its evolution will impact...
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The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville received a $40 million donation from the Windgate Charitable Foundation to improve its visual...
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As wildfires continue to spread across California, the California Fire Foundation has stepped up to provide affected families with financial...
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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The Lilly Endowment has awarded a more than $2.8 million grant to help the Rose-Hulman...
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Andrés Spokoiny, President & CEO of Jewish Funders Network, discusses the meaning of Jewish philanthropy and the work of the...
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The Chaldean Foundation in Michigan is planning a $30M project to create more housing units for the more than 1,100...
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The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has donated nearly $12 million to fund computer science lessons for students.   ...
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The Aspen Community Foundation in Colorado awarded more than one million in grants to several nonprofits, announced earlier this week....
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Beth Nordlund, Executive Director of Anchorage Park Foundation, discusses the origin of the foundation and how they encourage volunteer support....

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