Trends 2014: Idaho

Giving to health up 174%   

The increase in health funding primarily benefited hospitals and health care systems. several grants over $150,000 supported the acquisition of new equipment to serve rural residents, upgrade maternity services and expand primary care clinic usage of data for improved patient outcomes. K-12 education also experienced a significant increase in funding, which was up $7.6 million (120%), largely due to a multi-million dollar grant to the idaho state Department of education from the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation. Human services funding was up 58% due to a single, $3 million gift from the Idaho Community Foundation to the Treasure Valley YMCA. Despite these gains, overall funding to the state declined by over $10 million (-18%). Community economic development and higher education organizations were the most impacted, experiencing 92% ($3 million) and 59% ($21 million) decreases in funding, respectively.

Total giving by 60 organizations: $50,828,146
Median grant: $3,500
Number of grants: 1,412
Change in giving from 2010: - 18%

 

Top 10 Grantmakers to Idaho, 2012

  1. J.A. & Kathryn Albertson Foundation (ID)
  2. Idaho Community Foundation (ID)
  3. Micron Technology Foundation (ID)
  4. Laura Moore Cunningham Foundation (ID)
  5. M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust (WA)
  6. E.L & B.G. Lightfoot Foundation (OR)
  7. The John F. Nagel Foundation (ID)
  8. Community Foundation of Jackson Hole (WY)    
  9. US Bank (ID)
  10. The Kresge Foundation (MI)

Giving to Idaho by Subject & Subcategory

Subject & Subcategory  Total Grants  % of Subject Area & Total
Arts  $                    1,768,961 3.48%
Arts & Culture  $                        259,301 14.66%
Arts Education  $                          10,000 0.57%
Arts Support & Services  $                            1,500 0.08%
Historical Societies & Historical Preservation  $                          72,728 4.11%
Humanities  $                          78,918 4.46%
Media & Communications  $                        255,700 14.45%
Museums  $                        439,308 24.83%
Performing Arts  $                        650,506 36.77%
Visual Arts  $                            1,000 0.06%
Education  $                  32,381,273 63.71%
Adult Education  $                        132,099 0.41%
Alliances, Advocacy & Policy Analysis  $                    2,000,000 6.18%
Colleges & Universities, Graduate & Professional Schools  $                  15,002,305 46.33%
Early Childhood Education  $                          12,000 0.04%
Education Support & Services  $                        596,444 1.84%
Elementary & Secondary Schools  $                  14,102,842 43.55%
Libraries  $                        138,994 0.43%
Special Education  $                            2,000 0.01%
Two-Year Colleges, Vocational & Technical Schools  $                        394,589 1.22%
Environment/Animal-Related  $                    3,243,560 6.38%
Alliances, Advocacy & Policy Analysis  $                        183,327 5.65%
Animal Protection & Welfare  $                        470,356 14.50%
Botanical Gardens, Arboreta, Horticulture  $                        162,330 5.00%
Climate Change  $                        600,000 18.50%
Environment & Animal Support  $                            1,000 0.03%
Environmental Education  $                        244,514 7.54%
Pollution Abatement & Control, Recycling  $                            8,972 0.28%
Sustainable Urban or Rural Economic Development  $                          93,743 2.89%
Wildlife & Natural Resource Protection & Conservation  $                    1,467,500 45.24%
Zoos & Aquariums  $                          11,819 0.36%
Health  $                    2,646,699 5.21%
Ambulatory & Primary Health Care  $                        365,907 13.83%
Cancer Treatment, Support & Research  $                          18,206 0.69%
General Health Support & Financing  $                        543,792 20.55%
Hospitals & Health Systems  $                    1,207,574 45.63%
Mental Health & Crisis Intervention  $                        183,200 6.92%
Public Health  $                        145,000 5.48%
Rehabilitative Care  $                            4,000 0.15%
Reproductive Health Care  $                          19,940 0.75%
Specific Diseases (Treatment & Prevention)  $                        159,080 6.01%
Human Services  $                    7,276,503 14.32%
Centers  $                        108,857 1.50%
Children & Youth Services  $                          19,500 0.27%
Crime, Justice & Legal Services  $                        249,625 3.43%
Emergency Assistance  $                        140,321 1.93%
Employment/Jobs  $                        641,730 8.82%
Family Services  $                        148,541 2.04%
Food, Agriculture & Nutrition  $                        237,045 3.26%
Housing & Shelter  $                        498,458 6.85%
Human Services Support  $                            6,500 0.09%
Multipurpose  $                    3,814,418 52.42%
Public Safety, Disaster Preparedness & Relief  $                          64,813 0.89%
Recreation & Sports  $                        321,337 4.42%
Residential Care & Adult Day Programs  $                        126,173 1.73%
Youth Development  $                        899,184 12.36%
International  $                        388,949 0.77%
Human Rights  $                          58,594 15.06%
International Development  $                        262,000 67.36%
International Health  $                          64,100 16.48%
International Relief   $                            4,255 1.09%
Public & Societal Benefit  $                    2,623,620 5.16%
Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy  $                          85,244 3.25%
Community Improvement & Capacity Building  $                        281,570 10.73%
Economic Development  $                        171,520 6.54%
Financial Institutions  $                        100,000 3.81%
Government & Public Administration  $                        146,733 5.59%
Military & Veterans Organizations  $                        104,328 3.98%
Nonprofit Management  $                          17,000 0.65%
Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking Foundations  $                        750,007 28.59%
Public & Societal Benefit  $                        931,718 35.51%
Science & Technology  $                          33,000 1.26%
Voter Education  $                            2,500 0.10%
Religion  $                        390,342 0.77%
Buddhism  $                          24,000 6.15%
Christianity  $                        342,342 87.70%
Islam  $                            8,000 2.05%
Judaism  $                          16,000 4.10%
Unknown  $                        108,239 0.21%
Unknown  $                        108,239  
Total  $                  50,828,146