This Funder Is Laser-Focused on Congenital Heart Defects in Children

In the past, Children’s Heart Foundation has favored translational research—getting promising lab results into clinical settings for more thorough testing. We take a look at their latest RFP.
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Small but Fierce: Hilton Foundation’s Multiple Sclerosis Grantmaking

Think of healthcare giving, and you may immediately think of RWJF, but did you know about The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation's multiple sclerosis program? The one that handed out three $800+ grants last year? We didn’t think so.
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Inside Merck Company Foundation's Strategic Planning Process

Many of these big foundations are like old trees. Mostly, they’re dead wood, sturdy and sound in their giving priorities and not really changing on a day-to-day basis. They grow in the same direction they’ve been growing in since their inception, and can be counted on to stay their course—unless or until a Strategic Planning Process is undertaken.
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