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Court Rules Against Students Seeking Koch Donor Agreements

Court Rules Against Students Seeking Koch Donor Agreements

Posted July 9, 2018

Transparent GMU, a student group at George Mason University, had sought access under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act to donor agreements between the George Mason University Foundation and the Charles Koch Foundation....

City of Hope Receives $3.7 Million for Glioblastoma Trial

City of Hope Receives $3.7 Million for Glioblastoma Trial

Posted July 8, 2018

The grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine will support a phase 1 clinical trial for glioblastoma patients that will genetically engineer their stem cells to better tolerate chemotherapy's side effects....

Deal say over you age from (07/07/18)

Deal say over you age from (07/07/18)

Posted July 7, 2018

News and staff announcements from community foundations in Indiana, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Vermont, Washington, and Wisconsin....

San Diego Foundation Awards $2.6 Million in Scholarships

San Diego Foundation Awards $2.6 Million in Scholarships

Posted July 7, 2018

The foundation also announced the launch of the Community Scholars Initiative, a partnership with the College Futures Foundation, Reality Changers, and Sweetwater Unified School District that will help low-income and first-generation students pay for and persist through college....

LACMA Receives Gift of Sam Durant Electric Sign

LACMA Receives Gift of Sam Durant Electric Sign

Posted July 6, 2018

Commissioned for and currently on display at the Andy and Carlo Brandon-Gordon's Nerano restaurant in Beverly Hills, "Empathy for Everyone" is a recent work from the artist's ongoing "electric sign" series....

St. Louis Urban League Receives $2.5 Million From Taylor Family

St. Louis Urban League Receives $2.5 Million From Taylor Family

Posted July 5, 2018

The gift from Enterprise Holdings Foundation and the family of Enterprise founder Jack Taylor includes $1 million in support of the Save Our Sons program, which provides job skills training for economically disadvantaged African-American men....

Cryptocurrency Giving Platform Launched With $1 Billion Goal

Cryptocurrency Giving Platform Launched With $1 Billion Goal

Posted July 4, 2018

Brian Armstrong, the co-founder and CEO of digital currency service Coinbase, hopes to raise $10 million initially, and $1 billion over the next two years, to financially empower people in need with direct payments of cryptocurrency....