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Small foundations and wealthy individuals increasingly are having an outsize role in philanthropy and social change.
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- $650-Million Mental-Health Gift Targets Neglected Area
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Gordon Gund, a venture capitalist, created the Foundation Fighting Blindness after he lost his sight at age 31.
New ‘Madison Initiative’ draws critics who say money would be better spent on current grantees.