Top Giving Foundations (990 Finder)

Browse thousands of annual returns filed by tax-exempt organizations with Instrumentl’s 990 Finder. Access 11 key funder insights from Form 990 filings to uncover foundations most relevant to your nonprofit.

18,378 total active grants

17,330,407,806 in active funding

278,318 total private foundations

View the top foundations in the United States by total giving, categories of most funding, and giving by city. Deep dive into each funder to see available grant opportunities.

Top Foundations by Total Giving in the U.S.

Funder Name Total Giving Location

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Browse by Major Cities in the U.S.

City Total Giving
New York $75,467,350,070
Washington $39,210,933,034
Boston $31,822,447,961
Seattle $30,825,593,770
San Francisco $29,745,545,645

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