Largest Foundation Support for Human Services for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
139
246,796,810
2
1,567
137,419,755
3
213
100,237,336
4
768
72,730,537
5
166
61,576,133

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Capacity Building Grants Can Stimulate Financial Growth

Organizations that received any capacity grant are growing by around 10 percent in the three years following the grant. Grants that specifically targeted financial capacity development did not lead...more

$7 Million in Native Grants From Ford Foundation
Foundation: Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation has bestowed seven million dollars to Native American communities and organizations. The grant money is split between several groups, but there is a common cause. The belief behind...more

Social Enterprise Using Crowdfunding for Homeless Development

Ford Foundation has bestowed seven million dollars to Native American communities and organizations. The grant money is split between several groups, but there is a common cause. The belief behind...more

Habitat for Humanity GTA - Largest Build Yet with Social Impact Investment

In Toronto on the 4th of August 2016, Habitat Greater Toronto Area and community leaders worked together to begin the construction of a housing structure that will provide housing for 50 vacancies....more




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USAID/Sri Lanka Social Cohesion and Reconciliation

USAID/Sri Lanka is currently preparing a solicitation to advance peacebuilding, social cohesion and reconciliation in the country. USAID will aim to positively transform relationships across...more
Posted On - 2016-11-30


DRL FY16 Supporting Local Civil Society in Ukraine
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor

DRLs goal is to enhance the accountability and responsiveness of the Ukrainian government at the local level through civil society advocacy, monitoring, and civic...more
Posted On - 2016-11-23


DRL FY16 Statement of Interest: Supporting Human Rights Defenders in Eurasia
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor

SOIs should support DRL™s objective to assist activists in Eurasia who have been forced to flee their country and help them remain engaged in human rights work from...more
Posted On - 2016-11-22


DRL FY16 Strengthening Local Independent Media in Belarus
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor

The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) announces an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that strengthen...more
Posted On - 2016-11-18


FY16 - Protecting and Supporting Marginalized Roma in Europe
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor

DRL requests proposals that combat discrimination against Roma, promote the active participation of Roma in civic and political life, and mitigate anti-Roma violence in...more
Posted On - 2016-11-15


RFI - Sri Lanka Media Support Program
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor

The United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Mission in Sri Lanka is seeking information from qualified U.S. and non-U.S. non-profit or for-profit Non-Governmental Organizations...more
Posted On - 2016-10-21







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