BioInnovation Institute in Akron 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, 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 BioInnovation Institute in Akron 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 4,025,000 12,012,500 4,025,000 4,025,000 4,025,000 4,025,000 4,025,000 4,025,000 20,000,000 20,000,000 20,000,000 20,000,000 20,000,000
Communities 2 4,025,000 12,012,500 4,025,000 4,025,000 4,025,000 4,025,000 4,025,000 4,025,000 20,000,000 20,000,000 20,000,000 20,000,000 20,000,000

Donation amounts by donor and year for donee BioInnovation Institute in Akron

Donor Total
Knight Foundation (filter this donee) 24,025,000.00
Total 24,025,000.00

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 Foundation20,000,000.001--Communities Grant period: 09/15/2008 - 09/30/2015; goal: To create the Knight Research and Education Collaborative in Akron to manage six research, educational and clinical initiatives expected to improve Akron's economy and quality of life by bringing in more than $125 million dollars and creating 2,100 jobs The grant will establish the Knight Research & Education Collaborative in Akron, which will plan, coordinate and fund research and training initiatives that are expected to transform the Northeast Ohio economy. The collaborative, supported by the region’s major hospitals, university and medical school, will attract health-care businesses and create higher paying jobs in a region that once relied on the manufacturing industry. The partnership’s six initiatives include efforts to: increase research in the area’s growing biopolymer industry; create a center each for health care training, clinical trials and medical device development; and boost support for existing community clinics. The project expects to create 2,100 jobs, double the amount of research expenditures to $80 million and recruit or create 19 new companies – all by 2013.
Knight Foundation4,025,000.002--Communities Grant period: 07/01/2014 - 09/01/2017; goal: To support the restructure of Austen Bioinnovation Institute in Akron (ABIA) so that it may sustain operations and continue to improve Akron's economy and quality of life through investments and job creation. The Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron (ABIA) announced funding commitments of up to $5 million today to bolster the organization’s product innovation and commercialization efforts and advance Northeast Ohio’s culture of biomedical entrepreneurship.