The purpose of this tutorial is to help you better understand the foundation world. In just a short period of time, you'll learn what foundations do, how they are changing, as well as where they fit in the larger philanthropic universe. Follow the links below, and find the answers to specific questions about the philanthropic world, different types of foundations, and information on trends in foundation giving.
Updated October, 2012.
Profile of the Funding Community
What Foundation Grants Support