A foundation is a non-governmental entity that is established as a nonprofit corporation or a charitable trust, with a principal purpose of making grants to ... An example of a grantmaking public charity is the Ms. Foundation for Women. ... and the unique--often paradoxical--place that foundations have in American society.

International Grantmaking: A Guide for Funders Making Grants Outside the ... This chapter of Mastering Foundation Law: The Council on Foundations ... and the increasing legal restrictions faced by civil society in countries around the world.

A corporate giving (direct giving) program is a grantmaking program established and ... Gifts or grants go directly to charitable organizations from the corporation.

Foundation Center - Maintains database of U.S. and global grantmakers/grants; operates research, education, and training programs. ... Council on Foundations - A membership association of grantmaking foundations and corporations.

The Foundation Center is the world's leading source of information on philanthropy, fundraising, and grant programs.

Grantmaking · Financial Sustainability · Grant Recipient Index ... Grant Making is the practice of giving money to charitable organizations in order to ... As a private family foundation, we provide grants to organizations who will benefit to a ... at- risk families to become productive and self-sufficient members of society, as well  ...

The Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA) is a membership association of ... EGA is not a funding organization nor does EGA match those seeking ... Associated Grant Makers bridges the nonprofit and grant making communities by giving ... foundations, corporate donors, and grantmaking public charities in the U.S..

... membership association for grantmaking foundations and corporations. ... Valley Community Foundation; Private foundations: These foundations make grants ...

A “Starter” Framework for Participatory Grantmaking ....................... 30 ... GRANTMAKING. The Ford Foundation has long supported efforts that ... citizens are key to civil society defending the vulnera- ble, then ... Program Officer, Philanthropy, Ford Foundation. Foreword .... tions are involving non-grantmakers in funding de-.