Top Giving Foundations: IN

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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
Lilly Endowment, Inc. $277,485,893
Lumina Foundation for Education $51,847,439
Central Indiana Community Foundation $36,345,168
Eli Lilly and Company Foundation $26,199,135
Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, Inc. $14,899,389
Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust $13,880,000
Dekko Foundation, Inc. $9,737,926
WellPoint Foundation $9,639,070
Lincoln Financial Group Foundation $9,433,392
John W. Anderson Foundation $8,965,700
The Cummins Foundation Inc. $7,868,859
Foellinger Foundation, Inc. $7,507,425
Ball Brothers Foundation $6,315,203
Community Foundation of St. Joseph County $5,835,672
Harrison County Community Foundation $5,576,217
Legacy Foundation, Inc. $5,488,583
English-Bonter-Mitchell Foundation $5,225,000
The Indianapolis Foundation $5,139,684
Elkhart County Community Foundation, Inc. $4,504,552
Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne $4,376,644
George and Frances Ball Foundation $4,136,000
Welborn Baptist Foundation $4,059,947
Dearborn County Community Foundation $3,701,516
Heritage Fund: The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County $3,410,222
Waterfield Foundation, Inc. $3,362,318
Foundations of East Chicago, Inc. $3,253,347
Community Foundation Alliance, Inc. $2,926,326
Paul Ogle Foundation, Inc. $2,880,313
Kosciusko County Community Foundation $2,775,119
NiSource Charitable Foundation $2,496,982
The Community Foundation of Muncie & Delaware County, Inc. $2,476,402
The Clowes Fund, Inc. $2,401,724
Finish Line Youth Foundation $2,242,830
Eugene and Marilyn Glick Foundation $2,206,302
The Porter County Community Foundation, Inc. $2,186,914
Marshall County Community Foundation $2,120,529
Vectren Foundation $2,013,572
Community Foundation of Southern Indiana $2,011,326
Northern Indiana Community Foundation $1,912,888
The Health Foundation of Greater Indianapolis $1,893,935