John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Nov 5, 2018

Meet. Share. Do.

A civic engagement initiative, born in Chicago, sparks a national movement.

Sep 3, 2018

9.3.18 US News

Code for America receives$2 million in new funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the J. Paul Getty Museum appoints Keishia Gu as head of Education, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation releases a new online resource center on dental therapy, and more.

Oct 10, 2017

10.10.17 US Nonprofit News

The Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution to honor collector and philanthropist Sharon Percy Rockefeller, artist Glenn Ligon, and scholar Tomás Ybarra-Frausto at its annual benefit, National 4-H Council elects three new trustees, the Anthem Blue Cross Foundation to issue $55,000 in Triple Play grants to Boys & Girls Clubs of America to encourage healthy eating and physical activities for Club members, and more.

May 15, 2017

5.15.17 US Nonprofit News

The Morris Animal Foundation makes a $50,000 grant to support the Wildlife Conservation Society, Fidelity Charitable releases the Women and Giving study, Aroha Philanthropies launches Seeding Vitality Arts MN, and more.

Jan 30, 2017

1.30.17 US Nonprofit News

Rhode Island State Council on the Arts provides a $249,000 State Cultural Facilities Grant to Riverzedge Arts, the MdBio Foundation unveils its new Mobile eXploration Lab, the Chicago Urban League will host a youth employment hearing on January 30th, and more.

Jan 23, 2017

1.23.17 US Nonprofit News

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation raises over $140,000 to benefit United Way of Southeastern Connecticut, the Parkinson's Foundation selects John L. Lehr as chief executive officer, Northern New Jersey Community Foundation and Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative will collect and provide dental products to underresourced residents in Bergen County, and more.

Oct 17, 2016

10.17.16 NC Nonprofit News

The AJ Fletcher Foundation approved grants to eight nonprofit organizations, totaling $915,000, the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership received a $108,000 charitable grant from GSK, Piedmont Farm Animal Refuge will host its 2016 Day with the Turkeys on November 26th, in Pittsboro, and more

Sep 19, 2016

9.19.16 US Nonprofit News

Urban Resource Institute receives a $10,000 grant from the TD Charitable Foundation, applications to run the 2017 Boston Marathon with CYCLE Kids are now open, a Shareholder Advocacy Leadership Training workshop empowers the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, and more.

Jul 18, 2016

7.18.16 US Nonprofit News

Staples and Boys & Girls Clubs of America are teaming up to help prevent summer learning loss for thousands of kids and teens, Schwab Charitable donated $1.2 billion in grants in 2016, Travels Foundation donated $1 million toward disaster response for Team Rubicon, and more

Jul 5, 2016

7.5.16 US Nonprofit News

AmeriCares is sending medicine, first aid supplies and safe drinking water for families affected by the flooding in West Virginia, JPMorgan Chase & Co. donated $175,000 to support Baltimore' YouthWorks summer youth employment, National Park Foundation works to raise $2 million needed to launch the Stonewall National Monument, and more