WEEK OF FEBRUARY 24
Goldman Sachs Foundation, New York, giving $2.5 million for innovative educational and youth-development initiatives in Europe, Africa, Asia and South America.
Department of Education, School of Liberal Arts, John F. Kennedy University, Orinda, Calif., received $24,000 from Bank of America Foundation to promote teacher enhancement and preparation.
Loaves and Fishes, Raleigh, N.C., received $52,400 in pledges – half from employees, half in corporate matching funds – from Winn Dixie Corp.
WEEK OF FEBRUARY 17
JJG Foundation Inc., New York, awarded $70,000 to Advocates for Children of New York Inc.
Rose Community Foundation, Denver, awarded $8 million in 2002 to organizations supporting health and well-being in Denver.
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, New York, awarded $3 million to groups for HIV/AIDS research programs.
Women’s Information Network Against Breast Cancer, Covina, Calif., received $24,649 from Vons Stores, San Diego.
Taproot Foundation, San Francisco, awarded $1.02 million to 26 Bay Area nonprofits.
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Los Altos, Calif., awarded $33,000 to T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood National Technical Assistance Center, Chapel Hill, N.C.
McCormick Tribune Foundation, Chicago awarded $5.7 million to 47 Chicago-based nonprofits.
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PGE Foundation, Portland, Ore., awarded $973,862 in grants in 2002 to 53 nonprofits throughout Oregon.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Chicago, is giving:
*$1.3 million to Metropolitan Mayors Caucus, Chicago.
*Six grants totaling $3.2 million to juvenile justice systems throughout the U.S.
National Education Association, Washington, D.C., awarded 12 grants totaling $5,000 to 12 student-led programs throughout the U.S.
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Healthcare Georgia Foundation, Atlanta, awarded $3.5 million to 26 groups in Georgia.
Goodnight Education Foundation, Cary, N.C., awarded $10,000 to Cary Visual Art, Cary, N.C.
The Stewards Fund, Raleigh, N.C. awarded $70,000 in 2002 to Loaves and Fishes Inc., Raleigh, N.C.