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Packard Foundation Names 2017 Science, Engineering Fellows

Packard Foundation Names 2017 Science, Engineering Fellows

Posted October 22, 2017

Eighteen early-career researchers working in the fields of astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, geosciences, materials science, mathematics, nanotechnology, neuroscience, and physics will receive $875,000 each over five years....

Deal say over you age from (10/21/17)

Deal say over you age from (10/21/17)

Posted October 21, 2017

News and staff announcements from community foundations in California, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Wisconsin....

Local Funders Anchor Institutions, Bolster Economies, Report Finds

Local Funders Anchor Institutions, Bolster Economies, Report Finds

Posted October 19, 2017

According to the report, funders can help anchor institutions create healthier and more equitable neighborhoods by providing support beyond grants, including financial leverage, strategic co-investments, capacity building, and leadership development opportunities....

Eli Broad Announces Retirement From Broad Foundation

Eli Broad Announces Retirement From Broad Foundation

Posted October 16, 2017

Broad will remain on the board of the foundation he co-founded in 1999 with his wife, Edythe, as well as the board of The Broad, the museum of contemporary art the couple opened in 2015....

Google.org Launches $1 Billion Initiative

Google.org Launches $1 Billion Initiative

Posted October 16, 2017

A continuation of work the tech giant has been doing since 2005, the initiative is designed to connect nonprofit innovators with funding, tools, and Google volunteers....