Ever Consider Applying for Funding from Family Foundations?
Nonprofits have an opportunity to look beyond the largest foundations and focus their attentions on the largely untapped reservoir of family foundations.
Grants up at small and mid-size funders
The number of grants by those foundations grew 8.7 percent, while the value of those grants grew 17.8 percent, new data show.
Smaller funders gave more in 2009
Giving by small and medium-size foundations led by individuals and families grew 15 percent in 2009, a new analysis says.