Funding: Archives 2014 & Earlier

Steep Drop in Foundation Giving Expected for 2009

Foundation giving could decline by more than 10 percent at the end of this year, reductions that are expected to continue into 2010, according to a November report released by the Foundation Center.

In its Foundations’ Year-end Outlook for Giving and the Sector, the New York-based philanthropic education and training organization updated earlier estimates showing likely giving declines in the range of 8 percent to 13 percent. Based on the latest collection of survey responses . . .

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