Foundation Giving for Nonprofit and Philanthropic Infrastructure, 2004-2012

Publication date: 
March, 2015
Source(s): 
Foundation Center

In the special report Foundation Giving for Nonprofit and Philanthropic Infrastructure 2004-2012, Foundation Center presents the first-ever analysis of U.S. foundation support globally for nonprofit and philanthropic infrastructure organizations and services. This analysis spans nine years of funding, encompassing 717 different funders and 12,200 grants. It finds that a set of the largest U.S. foundations provided $134 million in support for nonprofit and philanthropic infrastructure organizations, networks, and services in 2012; since 2004, their support has totaled more than $1 billion. This special report was created with funding from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.