Fundraisers hope the donation from billionaire businessman Ted Stanley will inspire others to consider giving to this much-neglected cause.
Nonprofits that provide services and advocacy need grant-maker support.
Gordon Gund, a venture capitalist, created the Foundation Fighting Blindness after he lost his sight at age 31.
$100,000 for Victims
Among the 10 new grants posted today: $100,000 from the Houston Endowment to Bridge Over Troubled Waters to help victims of domestic violence. Search The Chronicle's database of more than 38,000 grants.
A new survey shows that it’s lack of money and staff, not a paucity of knowledge or interest, that is holding nonprofits back.
The grant maker will focus on developing healthy habits rather than individual problems like smoking.
A study of 153 grant makers also found that 56 percent increased giving.
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Production donations shot up by 23 percent but were the only bright spot in The Chronicle’s study of donations at 70 of America’s biggest companies.