Steven Lawrence

Steven Lawrence

June 19, 2009 by Steve
Since 2001, GIA and the Foundation Center have collaborated on an annual “snapshot” of foundation funding for the arts based on grants awarded by a sample of over 1,000 of the largest U.S. foundations. Given the exceptional challenges now facing the country’s foundation and nonprofit communities, we have concluded that the arts field would be better served this year by a broad overview of how foundation giving might fare during the current economic crisis. Read More...
August 31, 2007 by admin
Key findings of this report are based on arts grants of $10,000 or more reported to the Foundation Center by 1,154 of the largest U.S. foundations. Download: Arts Funding Snapshot 2005 (445K) Read More...
September 30, 2006 by admin
2006, 74 pages. Foundation Center , 79 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10003, 800-424-9836 As part of the Foundation Today Series, this report examines annual growth and development trends for foundations operating in the U.S. The report indicates that, while foundation giving and asset values continued to rise in 2005, they were still below the inflation-adjusted highs of 2000 and 2001. Read More...
June 30, 2006 by admin
2005, 82 pages. The Foundation Center, 79 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10003-3076, 212-620-4230. Published in cooperation with the Independent Sector, this report is the first comprehensive analysis of U.S. foundation funding for social justice from 1998 to 2002, based on data that includes all grants of over $10,000 from more than 1,000 of the nation's largest private and community foundations. Read More...
June 11, 2006 by Steve
The magnitude and distribution of foundation arts and culture grants in 2004 are the most significant findings of this report. Key findings of the report, based on arts grants of $10,000 or more reported to the Foundation Center by 1,010 of the larger U.S. foundations, are highlighted here. This report also includes a brief examination of of government funding for the arts from 1992 to 2006 by Kelly Barsdate of NASAA. Download: Read More...