Grantee Profile

Philanthropic Research

Grants to Philanthropic Research

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA — GuideStar (www.GuideStar.org) is an Internet service that provides information on over 1.8 million U.S. nonprofit organizations, especially to potential donors. It is free to 99 percent of the site's more than six million annual visitors. This grant will provide general support.

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA — In general support of GuideStar (over three years).

  • $20,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA — In support of the planning process for the New York State Attorney General's Charities Bureau Modernization Project.

  • $60,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA — In support of GuideStar, a free Internet service providing financial and programmatic information on U.S. nonprofit organizations (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Philanthropic Research $380,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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