Top Giving Foundations: AL

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The foundations listed below are from GrantDomain. They’re prescreened: they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate interest in receiving grant proposals. Some foundations are omitted, even though they award large grants, because they don’t accept unsolicited grant proposals. We list up to forty foundations for each state.

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham $14,600,000
Alabama Power Foundation $11,548,763
The Community Foundation of South Alabama $7,267,450
The Daniel Foundation of Alabama $6,329,700
Compass Bank Foundation $4,606,800
Caring Foundation $4,318,044
Walker Area Community Foundation $3,894,629
Central Alabama Community Foundation $3,829,153
The J.L. Bedsole Foundation $2,632,710
Alpha Foundation, Inc. $2,485,000
Hugh Kaul Foundation $2,415,000
Protective Life Foundation $2,338,743
The James I. Harrison Family Foundation $2,319,219
Shelby County Community Health Foundation $2,294,417
The Community Foundation of Greater Huntsville $2,219,027
Vulcan Materials Company Foundation $1,902,368
Hill Crest Foundation $1,866,000
Robert R. Meyer Foundation $1,780,000
Jane K. Lowe Charitable Foundation $1,537,651
Community Foundation of Northeast Alabama $1,317,603
D.W. McMillan Foundation $1,224,500
The Thompson Foundation $1,161,948
Alfa Foundation $1,021,901
Sybil H. Smith Charitable Trust $1,002,745
Community Foundation of West Alabama $934,613
Crampton Trust $881,515
Susan Mott Webb Charitable Trust $854,500
The Joseph Bruno Charitable Foundation $758,000
The Black Belt Community Foundation, Inc. $647,105
The Comer Foundation $602,177
The A. S. Mitchell Foundation, Inc. $600,000
Alabama Law Foundation, Inc. $524,513
The Harry B. and Jane H. Brock Foundation $374,262
Alabama Civil Justice Foundation $320,708
The Caddell Foundation $304,002
The Community Foundation of Greater Decatur $240,020
Sexton Family Charitable Foundation $145,750
The Hargis Calmes Charitable Foundation $122,000
Barbara Ingalls Shook Foundation $104,002
Limestone Area Community Foundation $88,107