July 14, 2009 / Idea File Supplement

Foundations

Written by Idea File Staff

Ten Largest U. S. Grantmaking Foundations
1. Lilly Endowment Inc. (Ind.)
2. The Ford Foundation (N.Y.)
3. The David and Lucile Packard Foundation (Calif.)
4. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (N.J.)
5. The Pew Charitable Trusts (Pa.)
6. W. K. Kellogg Foundation (Mich.)
7. Robert W. Woodruff Foundation, Inc. (Ga.)
8. The California Endowment (Calif.)
9. John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation (Ill.)
10. The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation (N.Y.)

The 10 Largest Corporate Foundations
1. Ford Motor Company Fund (Mich.)
2. Bank of America Foundation, Inc. (N.C.)
3. Wal-Mart Foundation (Ariz.)
4. SBC Foundation (Texas)
5. AT&T Foundation (N.Y.)
6. BP Amoco Foundation, Inc. (Ill.)
7. GE Fund (Conn.) 8. Verizon Foundation (N.Y.)
9. The Chase Manhattan Foundation (N.Y.)
10. Fannie Mae Foundation (D.C.)

The 10 Largest Community Foundations
1. The New York Community Trust (N.Y.)
2. The Cleveland Foundation (Ohio)
3. The Columbus Foundation and Affiliated Organizations (Ohio)
4. California Community Foundation (Calif.)
5. The Greater Kansas City Community Foundation and Affiliated Trusts (Mo.)
6. The San Francisco Foundation (Calif.)
7. Marin Community Foundation (Calif.)
8. Communities Foundation of Texas, Inc. (Texas)
9. Peninsula Community Foundation (Calif.)
10. Boston Foundation, Inc. (Mass.)

return to Taking it for Granted

Idea File Staff

Idea File Staff reports are posts compiled by the Walsworth Yearbooks Marketing Department, covering a wide range of yearbook topics.