Top Giving Foundations: NY

The following list of top giving foundations in NY is derived from GrantDomain, 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 criteria. A maximum of forty foundations is listed for each state.

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The top giving foundations in the state of NY

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Ford Foundation $524,470,533
Jewish Communal Fund $297,934,055
Doctors Without Borders USA, Inc. $240,642,551
The Simons Foundation $232,372,215
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation $231,841,178
The JPMorgan Chase Foundation $185,369,403
The New York Community Trust $184,255,136
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International $171,195,390
The Rockefeller Foundation $150,273,949
The Robin Hood Foundation $132,440,879
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) $105,519,668
Carnegie Corporation of New York $96,890,716
NoVo Foundation $87,390,400
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation $81,020,576
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation $79,932,538
The Starr Foundation $79,780,006
Citi Foundation $78,000,000
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research $74,665,188
Wallace Foundation $60,267,926
The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation $49,075,190
Fund for the City of New York, Inc. $45,775,264
Gilder Foundation, Inc. $44,163,200
AVI CHAI Foundation $42,862,407
FJC: A Foundation of Philanthropic Funds $42,430,072
MetLife Foundation $41,068,034
The Pinkerton Foundation $37,606,705
Goldman Sachs Foundation $37,245,807
The Henry Luce Foundation, Inc. $37,082,799
Surdna Foundation, Inc. $35,581,985
The New World Foundation $35,321,245
NFL Foundation $34,073,214
Avon Foundation $33,598,296
Arcus Foundation $32,932,994
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc. $29,880,120
PepsiCo Foundation, Inc. $29,363,526
Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation $27,852,584
New Israel Fund $26,589,715
M.A.C. AIDS Fund $24,741,839
Kohlberg Foundation $24,413,431
The Shubert Foundation, Inc. $24,025,000