Top Giving Foundations: PA

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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
John Templeton Foundation $162,666,045
The Pew Charitable Trusts $131,988,597
Richard King Mellon Foundation $114,024,987
The William Penn Foundation $110,028,546
The Heinz Endowments $68,464,748
The PNC Foundation $51,963,678
The Pittsburgh Foundation $43,984,887
McCune Foundation $27,644,500
The Philadelphia Foundation $26,202,442
Alcoa Foundation $22,734,273
The Henry L. Hillman Foundation, Inc. $20,277,076
The Comcast Foundation $19,255,310
Sarah Scaife Foundation $18,650,000
The Luzerne Foundation $16,242,350
Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation $15,930,350
Grable Foundation $12,394,935
The E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation $11,698,001
Connelly Foundation $11,302,564
Eden Hall Foundation $9,453,820
Oberkotter Foundation $8,689,080
The Erie Community Foundation $7,436,781
John R. McCune Charitable Trust $6,695,500
W.W. Smith Charitable Trust $6,601,171
Bayer Foundation $6,456,590
Edith L. Trees Charitable Trust $6,176,351
Lenfest Foundation $6,132,130
The Foundation for Enhancing Communities $6,016,035
Harry C. Trexler Trust $5,792,138
The Lancaster County Community Foundation $5,611,314
The 1994 Charles B. Degenstein Foundation $4,852,711
The Air Products Foundation $4,685,583
PPG Industries Foundation $4,649,567
Highmark Caring Foundation $4,507,735
The Sidney Kimmel Foundation $4,474,960
The Barra Foundation, Inc. $4,241,196
CIGNA Foundation $3,876,757
The Vanguard Group Foundation $3,809,711
Lehigh Valley Community Foundation $3,716,456
Mellon Charitable Foundation $3,673,500
The Buhl Foundation $3,638,772