Endowments

April 30, 2007 by admin
Currently they hold almost $70 million in assets. With some luck and hard work, they hope in ten years to increase that amount ten-fold to over $750 million. They can be found east and west, north and south. They are modest and ambitious. They are large and they are small. And, most importantly, they are changing and challenging the very nature of public funding of the arts nationwide. Read More...
September 30, 2006 by admin
2006, 277 pages. Routledge, 270 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016 Operating outside governments and markets, able to take risks and accept failure, free to cross sectors and redefine professional boundaries Read More...
May 31, 2000 by admin
A growing chorus of complaint has emerged about foundation giving in recent years. According to critics, foundations do not distribute enough in grant payments to justify their privileged position. On average, foundations pay out about 5.5 percent of their total assets each year and many critics believe that is just not enough. Read More...