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Boston Foundation Awards $2.6 Million in 4Q Grants

Boston Foundation Awards $2.6 Million in 4Q Grants

Posted December 23, 2017

The grants include $1.7 million in single and multiyear grants to twenty-five Boston-area nonprofits and $605,000 in single-year Open Door grants to an additional twenty-two organizations....

Community Foundation Update (12/23/17)

Community Foundation Update (12/23/17)

Posted December 23, 2017

News and staff announcements from community foundations in Alabama, California, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Washington, D.C., and Wisconsin....

MacArthur Awards $100 Million to Sesame Workshop, IRC

MacArthur Awards $100 Million to Sesame Workshop, IRC

Posted December 20, 2017

Sesame Workshop and the International Rescue Committee will receive a multiyear grant of $100 million to implement an early childhood development intervention designed to address the "toxic stress" experienced by Syrian refugee children in Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, and Syria.....

Rasmuson Awards $6.6 Million in November Grants

Rasmuson Awards $6.6 Million in November Grants

Posted December 17, 2017

During November, the Anchorage-based foundation awarded grants to fourteen nonprofits, including Set Free Alaska, Hope Community Resources, and the Great Land Trust....

Carnegie Mellon Receives $10 Million for Sciences

Carnegie Mellon Receives $10 Million for Sciences

Posted December 17, 2017

The gift from alumnus and Medidata co-founder will endow a dean's chair in support of interdisciplinary research, faculty recruitment, and an expansion of the research program at the Mellon School of Science....