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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.
The Low Income Investment Fund is a steward for capital invested in community-building initiatives that provides a bridge between private capital markets and low income neighborhoods.
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation initiative works to improve collaborations between community development and the public health and health care sectors.
This grant will provide continued support to Pacific Forest Trust (PFT) as they develop policies, management guidance and financing tools to leverage $3 billion dollars in private and public capita
This cross-team grant, from the Arts and Culture ($650,000), Environment ($650,000), and Health ($300,000) teams, provides support for the Trust for Public Land (TPL) to pilot the holistic integrat
The Roberts Enterprise Defense Fund creates jobs and employment opportunities for people facing the greatest barrios to work by investing in social enterprises.
The foundation acts as the fiscal agent for the Convergence Partnership, a major collaboration of leading national health foundations that drives policy and environmental changes to address dispari
The community-development financial institution works to create pathways of opportunity for low-income individuals and communities.
Tides is the fiscal agent of Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy, an affinity group offering peer and intergenerational networking, professional and leadership development and next-generation ad
The foundation works for greater educational opportunity for African Americans and low-income students in the southern U.S.
The trust uses a community-engagement process to design and provide access to parks, playgrounds or natural areas in low-income neighborhoods.
The membership organization of foundations engaged in environmental philanthropy is dedicated to conserving and restoring the planet’s biological diversity.
The center is a public charity that provides a solid infrastructure for groups working to promote progressive social change on a local, national and international level.
The community-development financial institution creates pathways of opportunity for low-income individuals and communities. This grant supports planning for the Strong, Prosperous and Resilien
The foundation acts as a catalyst for change to build strong communities, foster civic leadership, and promote philanthropy through initiatives such as the Great Communities Collaborative, which ac
The organization works through neighborhood advocacy and engagement, affordable-housing development and property management to revitalize San Francisco’s Chinatown community and enhance the q
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