Disaster Relief

Minderoo Foundation Pledges $48 Million for Bushfire Relief

Minderoo Foundation Pledges $48 Million for Bushfire Relief

Posted January 9, 2020

The commitment from Andrew and Nicola Forrest includes $6.86 million to mobilize volunteers, $6.86 million to seed a fund that will provide direct assistance to affected communities, and $34.3 million for the development of a long-term disaster resilience blueprint for the country....

Packer, Crown Resorts Give $4 Million for Australian Bushfire Relief

Packer, Crown Resorts Give $4 Million for Australian Bushfire Relief

Posted January 7, 2020

The commitment of AU$2.5 million from the Crown Resorts Foundation and AU$1.5 million from the Packer Family Foundation will support volunteer fire agencies, relief services, and wildlife charities in New South Wales, Victoria, and Western Australia....

Center for Disaster Philanthropy Awarded $10.9 Million in 2019

Center for Disaster Philanthropy Awarded $10.9 Million in 2019

Posted January 7, 2020

With funding from foundations, corporations, and individuals, the organization provided targeted, localized grants in response to several major natural disasters, including the Camp Fire in California, Hurricane Dorian, and Cyclone Idai....

Minneapolis Foundation Establishes Hotel Fire Recovery Fund

Minneapolis Foundation Establishes Hotel Fire Recovery Fund

Posted January 4, 2020

The Minnesota Helps – Drake Hotel Fire Recovery Fund has been established in response to a fire at the Francis Drake Hotel on Christmas Day that left more than two hundred of the city's most vulnerable residents without shelter....

Parsons Foundation Commits $3 Million to Hope for Haiti

Parsons Foundation Commits $3 Million to Hope for Haiti

Posted January 3, 2020

Awarded ahead of the tenth anniversary of the earthquake that devastated parts of Haiti, the grant will support mobile clinics, outreach efforts in rural communities, and other initiatives in the country's south....

Awareness of #GivingTuesday Spreading, Survey Finds

Awareness of #GivingTuesday Spreading, Survey Finds

Posted December 2, 2019

A survey conducted by Classy found that 37 percent of respondents were aware of #GivingTuesday, up 10 percentage points from 2018, while 20 percent planned to make a donation this year....

Revenue of Largest Nonprofits Up Nearly 5 Percent in 2018, Study Finds

Revenue of Largest Nonprofits Up Nearly 5 Percent in 2018, Study Finds

Posted November 7, 2019

Despite sharp declines in stock indexes in December, the largest nonprofits in the country enjoyed solid revenue gains in fiscal year 2018, with aggregate revenue for the hundred largest organizations in the United States rising nearly 5 percent, to more than $84.7 billion....

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