Top Giving Foundations: NY

The following list of top giving foundations in NY 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 NY

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Ford Foundation $500,582,926
Rainforest Alliance, Inc. $376,774,411
Jewish Communal Fund $283,238,002
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation $258,105,354
The Simons Foundation $184,349,892
Doctors Without Borders USA, Inc. $179,835,191
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International $167,678,014
The Robin Hood Foundation $143,601,951
The New York Community Trust $139,913,429
The Rockefeller Foundation $135,082,757
The JPMorgan Chase Foundation $115,516,001
Carnegie Corporation of New York $113,006,380
Citi Foundation $89,898,161
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) $81,260,981
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation $77,659,983
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation $76,720,974
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research $75,314,541
The Starr Foundation $73,536,203
Open Society Institute $67,511,573
NoVo Foundation $56,715,829
The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation $48,409,326
MetLife Foundation $42,488,850
Avon Foundation $39,557,008
Goldman Sachs Foundation $36,658,124
AVI CHAI Foundation $35,535,993
Surdna Foundation, Inc. $34,643,450
Fund for the City of New York, Inc. $34,448,303
The William Randolph Hearst Foundations $32,022,780
The Commonwealth Fund $31,470,934
Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation $31,251,274
The Henry Luce Foundation, Inc. $30,658,138
FJC: A Foundation of Philanthropic Funds $29,447,214
Arcus Foundation $28,596,867
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc. $28,345,906
The Emily Davie and Joseph S. Kornfeld Foundation $27,875,065
PepsiCo Foundation, Inc. $25,414,950
Carson Family Charitable Trust $21,857,123
The Nathan Cummings Foundation, Inc. $20,745,180
The Shubert Foundation, Inc. $20,515,000
The Clark Foundation $19,863,644