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Metropolitan Museum Receives $80 Million From Trustee

Metropolitan Museum Receives $80 Million From Trustee

Posted November 20, 2017

The gift from trustee Florence Irving and her late husband, Herbert Irving, will establish an unrestricted art acquisitions endowment fund, as well as several endowment funds for the Department of Asian Art....

Dresner Foundation Awards $1 Million for MDS Research

Dresner Foundation Awards $1 Million for MDS Research

Posted November 19, 2017

The inaugural grants awarded through the foundation's Myelodysplastic Syndrome Research Fund will support two early-career investigators and an established career investigator pursuing cutting-edge MDS research....

Community Foundation Update (11/18/17)

Community Foundation Update (11/18/17)

Posted November 18, 2017

News and staff announcements from community foundations in Indiana, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Washington....

Case on Appeal Could Have Implications for Foundations, Charities

Case on Appeal Could Have Implications for Foundations, Charities

Posted November 15, 2017

In a decision now on appeal, the U.S. Tax Court found in 2015 that foundation-sponsored ads that employ terms "widely used in connection with [a ballot]  measure or describe the content or effect of the measure are...deemed to refer to specific legislation"....