We are an institution that is deeply committed to sharing the lessons that result from our work with grantees and partners through storytelling, research and convenings.
Our programs seek to expand opportunity for low-income people so they can gain the tools and supports needed to lead self-determined lives and join the economic mainstream.
We deploy an array of grantmaking and social investing tools – usually in partnership with nonprofit, public, private and philanthropic organizations – to address society’s most intractable problems.
We are a private, national foundation that works to expand opportunities in America’s cities through grantmaking and social investing in arts and culture, education, environment, health, human services and community development in Detroit.
A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
Brookings’ Metropolitan Policy Program focuses attention on the vital role cities play as engines of economic growth and global competitiveness.
Launched in 1989 to redistribute excess food from the presidential inauguration, the kitchen has grown into a central location for recovering, preparing, and delivering reclaimed and surplus food t
Dedicated to empowering communities to create play spaces for children, KaBOOM!
The independent, nonpartisan organization conducts policy research and analysis on programs and practices that increase student access and success in postsecondary education.
The National College Access Network develops program and evaluation models, disseminates best practices, and offers wide-ranging services to member organizations, including community-based college-
The coalition of national, state, and local organizations works to improve land-use planning and to identify strategies for reducing greenhouse-gas emissions produced by the U.S.
Established in 1789, the academic and research institution oversees the State-Federal Climate Resource Center, which seeks to inform and advance effective climate and energy policies.
Its titles in print, author programs, and online presence make Island Press a leading nonprofit publishing house of books on environmental issues and a communicator of environmental ideas.
The institute seeks to improve energy efficiency in the built environment through research, education, policy change, program initiatives, and building-code regulations.
Recognized as the nation’s premier center for the performing arts, the Kennedy Center supports the Institute for Arts Management, which offers training programs for performing-arts managers.
The center has helped to bootstrap the environmental movement over the past 20 years by providing research, grants, technical assistance, and technology to more than 2,300 organizing and advocacy g
The nonprofit, now called Groundswell, supports economic and environmental justice by creating clean-energy careers for individuals with the greatest need.
The only museum in the United States exclusively devoted to the textile arts, it plays a leadership role in the field of textile scholarship.
The nonpartisan economic and social-policy research institute disseminates its finding to a broad audience and informs community development to promote social, civic, and economic well-being.
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