Community Improvement & Capacity Building

Economic Development

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There are 4,920 foundations giving to nonprofits in the Economic Development category. Combined, these foundations have assets of $1.86 Trillion.

Top Foundations by Total Giving for Economic Development

Funder Name Total Giving Location
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift Fund $7,322,344,409 Boston, MA
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation $4,707,427,531 Seattle, WA
Schwab Charitable Fund $3,722,060,645 San Francisco, CA
National Philanthropic Tr $2,290,838,351 Jenkintown, PA
Direct Relief $1,730,993,420 Goleta, CA
Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Fund $1,570,350,161 New York, NY
American Online Giving Foundation Inc $1,461,350,115 Newark, DE
Silicon Valley Community Foundation $1,399,752,369 Mountain View, CA
Mayo Clinic Group Return $1,262,842,692 Rochester, MN
National Christian Charitable Foundation Inc $1,166,067,745 Alpharetta, GA
Johns Hopkins $905,318,000 Baltimore, MD
The Mastercard Foundation $886,697,337 Canada, ONTARIO
Baptist Health South Florida Inc $885,603,872 Coral Gables, FL
President And Fellows Of Harvard College $816,950,708 Cambridge, MA
Lilly Endowment Inc $789,586,408 Indianapolis, IN
Columbia University $773,317,842 Washington, DC
New York University $770,549,801 New York, NY
Cornell University $708,896,520 Ithaca, NY
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology $680,991,000 Cambridge, MA
Network For Good Inc $667,260,194 Washington, DC
Mass General Brigham Incorporated $652,391,156 Somerville, MA
University Of Southern California $642,733,990 Los Angeles, CA
Northwestern University $608,037,936 Evanston, IL
Tides Foundation $606,761,945 New York, NY
The Chicago Community Trust $576,890,189 Chicago, IL

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Related Categories for Economic Development

Category Number of Foundations
Community & Neighborhood Development 14,038
Community Service Clubs 13,469
Chambers of Commerce & Business Leagues 9,000
Alliances & Advocacy 7,149
Professional Societies & Associations 6,602