MacArthur Foundation

Jun 17, 2019

6.17.19 US News

Starfinder Foundation receives U.S. Soccer Foundation grant, Rockefeller Foundation launches #Solvable campaign, Colorado Innovation Community begins two-year health equity initiative, and more.

Mar 4, 2019

3.4.19 US News

The Civic Life Project receives a $6,000 grant, Brooklyn Community Foundation honors social justice nonprofit organizations, Miami City Ballet School partners with The Bass Museum of Art, and more.

Oct 29, 2018

10.29.18 US News

The Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty receives $600,000 charitable commitment from the Connolly Family Foundation, new study coauthored by researchers at BYU, the University of Georgia, NC State University and IUPUI examines how party affiliation affects charitable donations, Giving Compass launches two new tools for donors, and more.

Oct 8, 2018

10.08.2018 US News Bits

Pro-Vision receives a $450,000 gift from The Robert and Janice McNair Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation names their 2018 MacArthur Fellows, Johnson & Johnson Vision launches worldwide campaign to #spotlightsight in honor of World Sight Day, and more.

Aug 27, 2018

8.27.18 US News

Westminster College receives $1 million grant from the Richard King Mellon Foundation, the Wallace Foundation names Bahia Ramos the foundation’s new Director of Arts, Art Buddies seeks volunteers, and more.

Apr 16, 2018

4.16.18 US Nonprofit News

The National Audubon Society receives $10 Million gift from Overlook International Foundation, the Wallace Global Fund uses all the profits it made in the stock market last year to its 2018 grant budget, The Council on Foundations, Independent Sector, and Nonprofit VOTE launch two new voter toolkits, and more.

Jan 8, 2018

1.8.18 US Nonprofit News

Power Monitors, Inc. donate $20,003.50 to the American Red Cross,New Horizons Board of Directors appoints John C. Brauer as President and CEO, Palm Healthcare Foundation to hold its first annual Train the Brain “Better Health” campaign, and more.

Sep 6, 2016

9.6.16 US Nonprofit News

Global Youth Connect's Rwanda and Colombia delegations have returned for the remainder of the year, Publix Super Markets Charities will donate $5 million to the Feeding America network, the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative met its goal of employing 100,000 Opportunity Youth, and more.

Nov 7, 2013

11.07.13: U.S. News Bits

Philanthropist Denny Sanford gives $100 million to create stem cell clinical center at UC-San Diego, the MacArthur Foundation gives $4 million in grants to strengthen democracy and tackle housing problems, ING gives Unsung Hero Awards to educators for classroom projects, and more.

Nov 17, 2008

Foundations respond to crisis: Part 2

Even as their endowments take a hit, the MacArthur Foundation and Philadelphia Foundation are committed to holding steady, or even increasing their funding to a beleaguered nonprofit sector.