Casey is well known for its extensive national grantmaking to help support kids and families living in poverty. But it's also deeply involved in anti-poverty work in Atlanta, bringing a strong racial lens.
Donnelley has been making a splash on the film grantmaking scene in Chicago and the land preservation scene in the South Carolina Low Country. Let's look at how 2016 played out between the two locations.
This funder has been increasingly interested in the internal affairs of local nonprofits, such as campaign-building, strategic positioning, and staff training.
The Duke Endowment committed even more to the cause of child care with a new $7.5 million announcement. Let's look at how this round of grants compares to the last one and a new initiative that promises even more opportunities.
The Mary Black Foundation is another funder that's seen the light on the need to support capacity building as part of a broader push to promote equity.
It's hard to think of another top foundation CEO who has more dramatically remade the organization he or she leads. What has all this change added up to? And where's Knight going next?
Almost nowhere did Trump win bigger than in Appalachia, an area experiencing a wrenching transition. We look at a funders network with an optimistic vision for the region.
A few years ago, the Duke Endowment cut its health funding in the wake of the recession. But health grants have been outnumbering everything else these days and nonprofits should pay attention.
With philanthropy booming across the South, an array of funders are pushing for a more progressive future here. Among them is the Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation, which has a new game plan.
How does an equity focus translate into grant dollars committed? We look at the Mary Black Foundation's recent grant cycle to answer this question.
A new report sheds more light on how Southeast philanthropy has been surging, along with the key areas of interest to funders.
The Community Foundation of Greater Memphis has surpassed $1 billion in giving and emerged as a leader in Southeast philanthropy. We take a look at its strategy and focus.
It’s easy to get discouraged by how much STEAM education is struggling in the American South, but the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation is on the case with its Pipeline Project.