The board of directors of Spectra Community Foundation has announced allocations to 10 projects totaling $40,000 in the southeast through the foundation's spring allocation, the only one for year...more
The Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors announced grants amounting to $3.1 million, awarded through the California Education Policy, to eight nonprofit organizations working to advance education policy...more
The YMCA of Greater Long Beach was recently awarded a 2012 Make a Splash Grant by the USA Swimming Foundation.
Executive director of the USA Swimming Foundation Debbie Hesse said that this funding...more
The Covenant Values Foundation established by Carey V. Brown and Steve Steele pledged $1 billion in grants focusing on causes fostering the needs of orphans, youth, widows, the unborn and those who...more
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, together with Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Annie E. Casey Foundation, Casey Family Programs and Edna...more
A 2-year-old community-funded program that helps preschool children get ready to read is reaching about 3,000 of Jackson County's 12,000 preschoolers. The Imagination Library provides preschoolers...more
The Jim and Margaret Krum Foundation has set aside $8.4 million to provide college and graduate-school scholarships for local students. Carolyn Torgersen, a spokeswoman for the Community Foundation...more