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August 4, 2020

Donors looking to maintain 2020 giving, survey finds
NonProfit Times names 2020 'Top 50' influencers


July 28, 2020

HHS extends deadline to apply for Medicaid and CHIP provider relief fund to Aug. 3
Seven in ten U.S. corporate funders increased giving during COVID-19
Value of volunteer time rose nearly seven percent in 2019


July 21, 2020

Philanthropic response to coronavirus (COVID-19)
Antimicrobial resistance fund launched with $1 billion in investments


July 14, 2020

At least one in ten billionaires have donated for COVID-19 relief
Governor Abbott Allocates Emergency Education Relief Funding for Texas Higher Education


July 7, 2020

International data alliance launched to advance COVID-19 research
EHF announces $1.3 million in new funding for COVID-19 response in Texas


June 30, 2020

Midsize nonprofit employment down by nearly half due to COVID-19
Charitable giving down six percent in first quarter of 2020


June 23, 2020

Ford and Other Funds Issue Debt So They Can Give More Now
Gates Foundation commits $1.6 billion to vaccine alliance


June 16, 2020

CPRIT Updates Grantee Policies and Procedures Guide
CPRIT FY 2021 Cancer Research and Prevention Award Plans


June 9, 2020

CEPI commits $14 million for consortium to develop Chikungunya vaccine
Google, Alphabet pledge $14.5 million to address racial inequity


June 2, 2020

Forbes Ranks Corporations' COVID-19 Response Policies, Philanthropy
Young Americans Support Local Businesses, Animal Welfare, Survey Finds


May 12, 2020

Episcopal Health Foundation targets long-term focus in $10 million COVID-19 response plan
Majority of nonprofit PPP applications were approved


May 5, 2020

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation plans to focus all its programmatic efforts on responding to and addressing the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Financial Times reports
Local Governments Influenced COVID-19 Behavior of Young Americans


March 10, 2020

Candid Launches Coronavirus Webpage
Survey Suggests Colleges Could Better Engage Younger Alumni in Giving
Progress Toward Gender Equality Is Slowing, UNDP Report Finds


March 10, 2020

Texas Women's Foundation Creates Gendered Impact Portfolio
Jack Ma Foundation Awards $2.15 Million for Coronavirus Vaccine


March 3, 2020

Harvard, Guangzhou Institute to Share $115 Million Coronavirus Grant
Nonprofits Value Technology, Lack Strategy to Implement, Report Finds


February 25, 2020

UT Rio Grande Valley Receives $38 Million for THRIVE Hub
The Cynthia & George Mitchell Foundation in Austin, Texas, has named Randall Kempner as its new CEO


February 18, 2020

UT System Receives $80 Million for New Medical School in East Texas
MSDF Award $30 Million to Dell Children's Medical Center


February 11, 2020

My name is Elizabeth de Leon and I am the new Funding Information Center program specialist
2020 U.S. Federal Poverty Guidelines Used to Determine Financial Eligibility for Certain Federal Programs
Gates Foundation Boosts Coronavirus Response by $90 Million


October 22, 2019

It is with great sadness that the Funding Information Center announces the death of Doug Jumper, longtime Funding Information Center program specialist
Giving to Women's and Girls' Causes Totaled $6.3 Billion in 2016
Twenty-Seven on 2019 Forbes 400 List Receive Top Philanthropy Score


October 15, 2019

HHS Online Bid Room Launches in October
HHSC Announces Health Care Funding to Help Texans
Nonprofits Increasingly Reliant on Major Donors


October 8, 2019

Report Calls on Nonprofits to Engage, Unite in Collective Advocacy
Nonprofit CEOs Saw Modest Compensation Growth in FY17
CPRIT Taking Public Comment on Proposed Rule Changes


October 1, 2019

Report Calls for Funding to Support Older People Living With HIV/AIDS


September 24, 2019

Leading Foundations Explore Solutions to Nonprofit 'Starvation Cycle'


September 17, 2019

Fidelity Charitable Report Highlights 2018 Regional Giving Trends


September 10, 2019

CDC Encourages Antiretroviral Therapy
Texas Seeks to Spotlight Innovators in Aging
September 27 Deadline for Texas EMS Award Nominations


September 3, 2019

Foundation Investment Returns Fell Significantly in 2018
Nonprofits Struggle to Demonstrate Impact


August 27, 2019

Greater Than AIDS Looking for Individuals with HIV to Discuss Their Journey
Asset Growth at Community Foundations Stalled in 2018
Study Outlines Ways to Increase Diversity of Impact Investing Market


August 20, 2019

HHS Accepting Letters of Interest for Rural Healthy Community Collaborative Learning Communities


August 13, 2019

Foundation Funding Concentrated in a Few States
Women's Fund and Foundation Donors Give More

Last updated August 5, 2020