Akron Development Corporation donations received

This is an online portal with information on donations that were announced publicly (or have been shared with permission) that were of interest to Vipul Naik. The git repository with the code for this portal, as well as all the underlying data, is available on GitHub. All payment amounts are in current United States dollars (USD). The repository of donations is being seeded with an initial collation by Issa Rice as well as continued contributions from him (see his commits and the contract work page listing all financially compensated contributions to the site) but all responsibility for errors and inaccuracies belongs to Vipul Naik. Current data is preliminary and has not been completely vetted and normalized; if sharing a link to this site or any page on this site, please include the caveat that the data is preliminary (if you want to share without including caveats, please check with Vipul Naik). We expect to have completed the first round of development by the end of March 2022. See the about page for more details. Also of interest: pageview data on analytics.vipulnaik.com, tutorial in README, request for feedback to EA Forum.

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Basic donee information

We do not have any donee information for the donee Akron Development Corporation in our system.

Donee donation statistics

Cause areaCountMedianMeanMinimum10th percentile 20th percentile 30th percentile 40th percentile 50th percentile 60th percentile 70th percentile 80th percentile 90th percentile Maximum
Overall 2 25,000 49,500 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000
Communities 1 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000
Technology, Journalism 1 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000 74,000

Donation amounts by donor and year for donee Akron Development Corporation

Donor Total
Knight Foundation (filter this donee) 99,000.00
Total 99,000.00

Full list of donations in reverse chronological order (2 donations)

Graph of top 10 donors by amount, showing the timeframe of donations

Graph of donations and their timeframes
DonorAmount (current USD)Amount rank (out of 2)Donation dateCause areaURLInfluencerNotes
Knight Foundation74,000.001--Technology, Journalismhttps://knightfoundation.org/grants/5828-- Grant period: 04/01/2013 - 03/31/2014; goal: To develop a strategy that engages business and non-profits in greater Akron around the creation and implementation of a BioMedical Corridor. The Akron BioMedical Corridor, located in downtown Akron and established in 2006, brings together three nationally known hospitals (Akron General Medical Center, Akron Children's Hospital and Summa Health System), the unique Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron (ABIA), the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) and a world-leading biomaterial center at the University of Akron. The Corridor also hosts the Akron Global Business Accelerator, the winner of the 2008 National Business Incubation Association Incubator Innovation Award, which provides low cost space coupled with effective, hands-on, business development support, including: business planning, networking with key collaborators and customers, access to legal and accounting services as well as access to capital. A key component of the Corridor is the Akron BioInvestments Funds, which provides access to grants and loans to appropriate companies.
Knight Foundation25,000.002--Communitieshttps://knightfoundation.org/grants/6661-- Grant period: 12/01/2014 - 05/31/2015; goal: To support planning and research at the new Bits and Atoms Innovation Center, a maker and product commercialization space in the heart of downtown.