Top Giving Foundations: AL

Foundations have far-ranging interests. With some research, you’ll find one that's a “fit” for your work.

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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 $18,701,682
Alabama Power Foundation $11,548,763
The Harry B. and Jane H. Brock Foundation $7,803,685
BBVA Compass Foundation $7,107,855
The Daniel Foundation of Alabama $6,329,700
Caring Foundation $5,141,175
Hugh Kaul Foundation $4,924,000
Protective Life Foundation $4,698,372
The Community Foundation of South Alabama $3,842,112
Central Alabama Community Foundation $3,584,273
Vulcan Materials Company Foundation $3,350,460
Shelby County Community Health Foundation $2,709,798
The J.L. Bedsole Foundation $2,676,035
Alpha Foundation, Inc. $2,500,000
Hill Crest Foundation $2,255,900
The James I. Harrison Family Foundation $2,210,418
Community Foundation of West Alabama $2,170,544
McWane Foundation $2,064,133
Robert R. Meyer Foundation $1,978,333
The Community Foundation of Greater Huntsville $1,796,662
Community Foundation of Northeast Alabama $1,568,064
Jane K. Lowe Charitable Foundation $1,537,651
Walker Area Community Foundation $1,410,846
The Thompson Foundation $1,197,055
D.W. McMillan Foundation $1,181,175
Alfa Foundation $1,021,901
Crampton Trust $960,846
Alabama Law Foundation, Inc. $812,031
Susan Mott Webb Charitable Trust $780,000
The Comer Foundation $636,621
The A. S. Mitchell Foundation, Inc. $630,000
Team Tacala Charities $556,823
Alabama Civil Justice Foundation $464,324
The Community Foundation of Greater Decatur $401,319
The Caddell Foundation $356,000
Energen Foundation $333,322
The Joseph Bruno Charitable Foundation $331,000
Barbara Ingalls Shook Foundation $251,500
Sexton Family Charitable Foundation $187,050
Caroline Lawson Ivey Memorial Foundation, Inc. $172,051