FEG Investment Advisors Releases 2022 Community Foundation Survey Results

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FEG announced the release of results from the eighth annual FEG 2022 Community Foundation Survey, a survey of nearly 100 U.S. community foundations representing approximately $38 billion in assets under advisement.

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The Importance of Public School Educational Foundations

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Each year, all former presidents of the foundation are invited to meet the superintendent of schools and receive an update on public education in the township and state of Indiana. . Education FoundationsI recently attended a founders luncheon at Lawrence Township Schools.

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Case Study: National FFA Foundation

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Meyer Foundation Appoints George L. Askew, M.D., as President & CEO

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The Meyer Foundation announced that George L. will serve as the Foundation's next president and CEO, effective April 1. News/Stats/Studies Docs for Tots Meyer Foundation The Menkiti Group Voices for America's ChildrenAskew, M.D.

The Arthritis Foundation Names Steven Taylor President & CEO

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The Arthritis Foundation has announced the appointment of its new President and CEO, Steven Taylor. News/Stats/Studies American Cancer Society American Heart Association President president & CEO Steven Taylor The Arthritis Foundation

AAA-ICDR Foundation Welcomes Applications for 2023 Grant Cycle

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The AAA-ICDR Foundation is now accepting grant proposals seeking between $50,000 and $250,000 for programs addressing any of the 2023 grant cycle's priorities. News/Stats/Studies AAA-ICDR FoundationThe deadline for interested organizations to submit preliminary applications is Sept. 9, 2022.

FREE Webinar: Fundraising Foundations for Small Nonprofits

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Are you looking to revamp your relationship with fundraising? Join Cindy Wagman, a fundraiser, and small shop specialist, where she'll be doing a deep dive into her top 8 fundraising tips to help small nonprofits raise more money.

Consortium of Florida Education Foundations

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New Report Finds At Least $1 Billion Given by Wealthy Donors, Corporations, and Foundations for COVID-19 in 2021

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The Arthritis Foundation Names Steven Taylor President & CEO

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In his new role, Taylor will roll out the foundation's three-year strategic mission plan across the organization, with clear pathways to finding a cure and improving the quality of life for the nearly 60 million Americans diagnosed with arthritis.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Wellcome Pledge $300M to CEPI for COVID-19 Pandemic Response

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The foundations call on world leaders to support the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to help end the COVID-19 crisis, prepare for future pandemics, and address epidemic threats.

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Cigna Foundation Announces Grant Availability for Nonprofits Working to Address Health Disparities

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The Cigna Foundation announced it is accepting applications for its Health and Well-Being grant program. This grant cycle will focus on mental health as part of the foundation’s continued commitment to improving access to care and eliminating health disparities.

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USA TODAY NETWORK and Gannett Foundation Launch 2022 A Community Thrives Program

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NYSE: GCI), and the Gannett Foundation announced the 2022 A Community Thrives program, a $2 million dollar initiative. Gannett foundation USA TODAYThe USA TODAY NETWORK, part of Gannett Co., The program supports community-building initiatives across the country, with a focus on historically under-served individuals and groups. News/Stats/Studies A Community Thrives Program Gannett Co.

Lady Gaga’s Foundation Promotes Kindness with #BeKind21 Social Media Campaign

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The Born This Way Foundation is promoting kindness for the third-straight year with its #BeKind21 campaign that culminates on the U.N. Foundations Health Social Media

Dormie Network Foundation Increases Its In-Kind Commitment to Nonprofit Partners to $5.5M

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The Dormie Network Foundation is proud to announce the continued growth of its in-kind donation program, with a goal of generating $2 million in impact for its nonprofit partners. Major Gifts Dormie Network FoundationPrivate golf memberships and stay-and-play packages will help nonprofits raise mission-critical operating funds.

Jeff Bezos and His Company Foundation Give Millions to Charity Ahead of Space Launch

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Meanwhile, a Bezos company foundation awarded $1 million grants to 19 nonprofits. Foundations News/Stats/Studies Wealthy DonorsJeff Bezos will donate $200 million to the Smithsonian—its largest donation since James Smithson’s founding gift in 1846.

Facing the Giving Gap in Nonprofit Fundraising — From Foundations to PTAs

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In May of 2020, Echoing Green and The Bridgespan Group published an article highlighting enormous budget disparities between Black and white-led nonprofit organizations seeking institutional funding in the early stages of their development. The numbers were staggering.

How the CDC Foundation’s Digital Transformation Helped With Its Increased Donation Volume

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Behind the government agency CDC is the CDC Foundation. Like so many organizations, the CDC Foundation recognized the need for digital transformation and was in the middle of modernizing when COVID-19 hit.

Ford Foundation Commits $250M To Increase Economic Mobility for Those With Criminal Justice System Ties

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Mattel Supports Children’s Foundation With Portion of Proceeds of First Responder Barbie Dolls

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Mattel’s latest line of Barbie dolls spotlights six real-life women — who also are frontline health care heroes with significant contributions during the pandemic — and will support the First Responders Children’s Foundation that benefits the children of first responders.

Kraft Heinz Company Foundation Commits $12 million to Rise Against Hunger

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Extending a partnership that began in 2013, Kraft Heinz Company Foundation announced a major donation to an international hunger nonprofit organization to help alleviate world hunger. Foundations Major Gifts

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Client Spotlight: Windermere Foundation

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The Windermere Foundation is dedicated to supporting low-income and homeless families in their communities. Windermere Foundation used Qgiv’s landing page feature to display a donation form that featured images of the children and families they serve. Who they are.

Nonprofit Grants: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation To Fund $9 Billion

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He reminds us that he founded the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in 2000 along with his former wife—philanthropist and businesswoman Melinda French Gates —to ensure that every person has the chance to live a healthy and productive life. img via: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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Alberta Bhayana Family Foundation Awards: Nominate now

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The Bhayana Family Foundation partners with the United Way to commemorate the efforts of leaders in the nonprofit sector. The post Alberta Bhayana Family Foundation Awards: Nominate now appeared first on CharityVillage.

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Client Spotlight: Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation

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The mission of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation is to accelerate the development of new treatments and ultimately, find a cure for pulmonary fibrosis. The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded by brothers Albert Rose and Michael Rosenzweig, PhD.

Client Spotlight: Union County Education Foundation

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Union County Education Foundation is a nonprofit that’s laser focused on “supporting students and encouraging educators” in Union County Public Schools. The post Client Spotlight: Union County Education Foundation appeared first on Qgiv Blog. Who they are.

DonorDrive Signs Alliance With the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation

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The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation relationship is one of many significant new signings for DonorDrive. This collaboration comes after a year of record customer growth for DonorDrive

How This Hospital Foundation Leaned on Outside Agencies to Meet Its Fundraising Goal

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Tackling a large capital campaign initiative is daunting under any circumstances.

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A New Era for Foundation Collaboration

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In the past, many foundations viewed collaboration as a speed bump. But at a time when many foundations are looking for creative ways to address the overlapping crises of COVID-19, racial injustice, and climate change, they are viewing collaboration much differently. Foundations

12 Foundation Website Templates + Examples of Foundations Who Use Them

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Looking to create or refresh your foundation's website? Here are 12 templates you can try and examples of real foundations who use them

Creating Jewish Connection with Harold Grinspoon Foundation + Salesforce

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Since 1991, the Harold Grinspoon Foundation (HGF) has invested more than $230M into a collection of programs seeking to make Jewish life and Jewish community more connected. To learn more about the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, visit hgf.org. .

The Carver Foundation of Norwalk: Inspiring the Next Generation to Pursue Their Dreams

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4-Star rated charity 4-Star Rating Black History Month Black nonprofits Carver Foundation of Norwalk

Our EveryAction Hero: St. John's Hospital Foundation

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John's Hospital Foundation has been working since 1999 to support St. With their support, the medical center is now rated 5 stars by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services or CMS (a hospital rating agency) and the foundation is continuing its incredible work to build a living center and meet the needs of their local community. John's Hospital Foundation was created in 1999. We have quarterly Friends of the Foundation receptions.

Data Health and Integration for Foundations Part 2: Business Imperatives

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The ‘unprecedented year’ may be why foundations were so busy in 2020 and beyond, but it doesn’t change the fact that they were busy. Both giving to foundations and grantmaking grew – giving by almost 18% since 2018 and grantmaking by 17% over 2019. Business priorities for foundations.

How a Community Foundation Increased Its Grantmaking Five-Fold To Meet Need

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We offered small fundraising challenge grants that coincided with a statewide giving week.

Foundation giving and payout: what changed in 2021?

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private and community foundations to understand recent giving trends and forecast where giving is headed. [ Giving increased in FYE 2021 for most foundations compared to 2020, though payout was not as likely to increase. . private and community foundations by total giving.

A new Foundation in my career

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Two weeks ago, I joined the Salesforce Foundation in a new role as Open Source Manager. Well, I could tell you about how I’m on the Foundation’s Tech & Products team (specifically on the product engineering side) and how it’s all about working with the broader community and the Foundation to evangelize and grow investment in open source projects. This is an amazing time of change and growth for the Foundation and I’m excited to be a part of it.

Our EveryAction Hero: United Nations Foundation

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Created in 1998, the United Nations Foundation links the United Nations' work with others around the world, helping the UN address a range of global issues, including climate change, global health, women’s empowerment, peace and security, poverty eradication, and more. What does the United Nations Foundation do? The United Nations Foundation has a very distinct role in the evolution of #GivingTuesday. The United Nations Foundation recently made the switch to EveryAction.

Gates Foundation announces $1.27 billion in health and development commitments

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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced $1.27 The post Gates Foundation announces $1.27 billion in health and development commitments to advance progress toward achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (Global Goals).

Did foundation giving and payout shift in 2020? 

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Every year, Candid conducts the Foundation Giving Forecast Survey, asking large U.S. foundations to share information about their philanthropic giving over the last two years as well as their plans for the year ahead. Larger foundations were more likely to increase giving.