Top Giving Foundations: LA

The following list of top giving foundations in LA is derived from The Grantsmanship Center's funding databases. All of the foundations listed have been prescreened to ensure that they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate an interest in receiving proposals. This also means that some foundations who give large amounts of money have been omitted because they do not meet these qualifications. A maximum of forty foundations is listed for each state.

More detailed information about these foundations, including their program areas, types of funding, application procedures, and more can be found on GrantDomain, The Grantsmanship Center's exclusive online database of funding information.

The top giving foundations in the state of LA

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Greater New Orleans Foundation $21,291,365
Baton Rouge Area Foundation $13,298,863
Irene W. and C.B. Pennington Foundation $6,345,520
Baptist Community Ministries $6,067,521
Community Foundation of Acadiana $4,300,964
Entergy Charitable Foundation $4,197,753
Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation $3,747,383
Goldring Family Foundation $3,737,109
The Community Foundation of Shreveport-Bossier $3,363,627
Foundation for Louisiana $3,294,230
Christus Schumpert Foundation $2,466,479
Huey and Angelina Wilson Foundation $2,407,831
Edward G. Schlieder Educational Foundation $2,048,000
Community Foundation of Southwest Louisiana $1,568,910
Rapides Foundation $1,537,309
Booth-Bricker Fund $1,438,820
The RosaMary Foundation $1,419,500
Ella West Freeman Foundation $1,165,500
Lorio Foundation $1,052,219
Northshore Community Foundation $979,136
Frazier Foundation, Inc. $908,625
Charles T. Beaird Foundation $890,425
Eugenie and Joseph Jones Family Foundation $825,000
The Reily Foundation $790,100
Institute of Mental Hygiene $741,895
The Almar Foundation $729,892
Keller Family Foundation $666,837
The Lupin Foundation $652,433
German Protestant Orphan Asylum Association Foundation $547,000
William C. Woolf Foundation $510,000
Coughlin-Saunders Foundation, Inc. $503,700
Stuller Family Foundation $445,843
Fred B. and Ruth B. Zigler Foundation $402,987
The Wheless Foundation $291,400
J. Edgar Monroe Foundation $281,424
The Turner Foundation $201,000
Mary Freeman Wisdom Foundation $162,000
Mary Family Foundation $104,490
Boh Foundation $84,500
Family Foundation of Southwest Louisiana $21,975