Ms. Foundation for Women donations received

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Basic donee information

We do not have any donee information for the donee Ms. Foundation for Women 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 47 200,000 259,468 10,000 15,000 50,000 75,000 100,000 200,000 300,000 300,000 400,000 500,000 1,500,000
Reproductive Rights 3 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000
Reproductive Health 7 50,000 50,000 10,000 10,000 15,000 50,000 50,000 50,000 75,000 75,000 75,000 75,000 75,000
Job Opportunities 4 25,000 58,750 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 35,000 35,000 150,000 150,000 150,000
FIXME 27 300,000 360,370 40,000 100,000 150,000 250,000 300,000 300,000 300,000 350,000 400,000 750,000 1,500,000
Population 4 450,000 387,500 100,000 100,000 100,000 450,000 450,000 450,000 500,000 500,000 500,000 500,000 500,000
2 100,000 150,000 100,000 100,000 100,000 100,000 100,000 100,000 200,000 200,000 200,000 200,000 200,000

Donation amounts by donor and year for donee Ms. Foundation for Women

Donor Total 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2001 2000 1999 1998 1995 1994 1993 1991 1987
Ford Foundation (filter this donee) 7,200,000.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 0.00 650,000.00 200,000.00 1,250,000.00 950,000.00 450,000.00 300,000.00 600,000.00 1,800,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
MacArthur Foundation (filter this donee) 2,530,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 100,000.00 375,000.00 0.00 225,000.00 390,000.00 540,000.00 400,000.00 500,000.00
Hewlett Foundation (filter this donee) 1,550,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 500,000.00 0.00 450,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
John Merck Fund (filter this donee) 585,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 50,000.00 50,000.00 0.00 0.00 75,000.00 115,000.00 225,000.00 45,000.00 25,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Surdna Foundation (filter this donee) 300,000.00 100,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Quixote Foundation (filter this donee) 30,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 10,000.00 0.00 10,000.00 10,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Total 12,195,000.00 100,000.00 1,000,000.00 200,000.00 650,000.00 200,000.00 1,250,000.00 950,000.00 450,000.00 310,000.00 1,250,000.00 2,360,000.00 10,000.00 450,000.00 75,000.00 215,000.00 600,000.00 45,000.00 250,000.00 390,000.00 540,000.00 400,000.00 500,000.00

Full list of donations in reverse chronological order (47 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 47)Donation dateCause areaURLInfluencerNotes
Surdna Foundation100,000.00292018--https://surdna.org/grants-database/-- General operating support. Duration: 12 months.
Ford Foundation1,000,000.0022017-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- General support to build women’s advocacy to realize a nation of justice not limited by gender, race, class, sexual orientation, disability or age, and project support for institutional strengthening. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Surdna Foundation200,000.00242016--https://surdna.org/grants-database/-- To support Ms. Foundation for Women to connect a national Women’s Economic Agenda (WEA), as well as support formation of WEAs in three states across the South; increase access to quality jobs and entrepreneurship opportunities for women; explore gender equity-based impact investing in advancing women’s economic justice and security. Duration: 24 months.
Ford Foundation300,000.00142015-09-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Core support for the Economic Justice program to strengthen the women’s rights movement through capacity building and cross-sector alliance building. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@9177414###Asian or Asian American@@@9177888###Black or African American@@@9177890###White or Causcasian@@@9177891###Latin American; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation350,000.00122015-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Core support to the Women’s Health Program to support strategies to ensure that all women have access to reproductive health care through state implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Affected regions: 233###Colorado###16@@@696###New York###16@@@749###Oregon###16@@@1045###United States###20@@@1082###Washington###16@@@1099###West Virginia###16; 9177417###Female@@@9177887###Racial ethnic minority; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation200,000.00242014-09-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- To strengthen institutional capacity and increase public education and outreach during its leadership transition. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@9177414###Asian or Asian American@@@9177888###Black or African American@@@9177890###White or Causcasian@@@9177891###Latin American; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation100,000.00292013-10-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For activities to support the interim organizational transition. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@9177414###Asian or Asian American@@@9177888###Black or African American@@@9177890###White or Causcasian@@@9177891###Latin American; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation750,000.0032013-09-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- To mark the Ms. Foundation's 40th anniversary to help strengthen the financial health of its grantees and to build alliances across movements to advance women's rights. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@9177414###Asian or Asian American@@@9177888###Black or African American@@@9177890###White or Causcasian@@@9177891###Latin American; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation400,000.0092013-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For grant making, technical assistance and a communications campaign to ensure that all women have access to reproductive health care through state implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Affected regions: 233###Colorado###17@@@696###New York###17@@@749###Oregon###17@@@1045###United States###15@@@1082###Washington###17@@@1099###West Virginia###17; 9177417###Female@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation300,000.00142011-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Gender, Jobs and Justice Project to strengthen the infrastructure, leadership and advocacy capacity of women's groups focused on economic justice. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@9177414###Asian or Asian American@@@9177888###Black or African American@@@9177890###White or Causcasian@@@9177891###Latin American; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation400,000.0092011-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Reproductive Rights Coalition and Organizing Fund’s grant making and other activities to ensure the inclusion of sexual and reproductive health care in the implementation of health care reform. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@9177887###Racial ethnic minority; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation250,000.00212011-01-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Leading the Way Fund to identify emerging social justice issues and key trends; expand its grant making at the intersection of gender, race and class; and invest in media outreach. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@9177414###Asian or Asian American@@@9177888###Black or African American@@@9177890###White or Causcasian@@@9177891###Latin American; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation150,000.00262010-10-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For SPARK (Sexualization Protest: Action, Resistance, Knowledge), a collaborative effort to combat the proliferation of sexualized images of girls & women in the media, to hold a seminar & make grants. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation300,000.00142010-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Final support for the grant-making and technical assistance programs of the Women and AIDS Fund to develop its grantees’ advocacy & policy capacity and to help them build cross-movement relationships. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation300,000.00142009-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Core support for the Reproductive Rights Coalition and Organizing Fund to strengthen the infrastructure of reproductive justice groups & expand the base of support for sexual and reproductive rights. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Quixote Foundation10,000.00442009-02-06Reproductive Rightshttps://archives.iupui.edu//handle/2450/11391-- General Operating Support.
John Merck Fund50,000.00362008-12Reproductive Healthhttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To provide individualized technical assistance and grants to state-level organizations working to secure comprehensive, medically accurate sexuality education in the United States.
Hewlett Foundation500,000.0042008-11-17Populationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/ms-foundation-for-women-for-support-of-grantmaking-and-networking-activities-concerning-comprehensive-sexuality-education/-- For Support Of Grantmaking And Networking Activities Concerning Comprehensive Sexuality Education.
Hewlett Foundation100,000.00292008-07-15Populationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/ms-foundation-for-women-for-technology-infrastructure-of-the-sexuality-education-advocacy-initiative/-- For Technology Infrastructure Of The Sexuality Education Advocacy Initiative.
Ford Foundation300,000.00142008-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Women and AIDS Fund's grant-making, technical assistance and networking programs to improve policies and services for women with HIV/AIDS. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation300,000.00142008-01-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- To document the women's movement from the early 1970s to the present and for collaborative projects to advance women's progress. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Quixote Foundation10,000.00442007-12-02Reproductive Rightshttps://archives.iupui.edu//handle/2450/11391-- General Operating Support.
John Merck Fund50,000.00362007-09Reproductive Healthhttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To support state and local groups advocating for comprehensive sexuality education.
Ford Foundation1,500,000.0012007-09-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Building Movements Initiative's strategic grant making to create a broader and more powerful social justice feminist movement of and for women in the United States. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation300,000.00142007-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Core support for the grant-making, technical assistance and networking activities of the Reproductive Rights Coalition and Organizing Fund and to build support for sexual and reproductive rights. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177417###Female@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Hewlett Foundation500,000.0042007-06-11Populationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/ms-foundation-for-women-for-support-of-grantmaking-and-networking-activities-around-comprehensive-sexuality-education-0/-- For Support Of Grantmaking And Networking Activities Around Comprehensive Sexuality Education.
Quixote Foundation10,000.00442006-05-23Reproductive Rightshttps://archives.iupui.edu//handle/2450/11391-- General Operating Support.
Hewlett Foundation450,000.0082005-10-17Populationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/ms-foundation-for-women-for-support-of-grantmaking-and-networking-activities-around-comprehensive-sexuality-education/-- For Support Of Grantmaking And Networking Activities Around Comprehensive Sexuality Education.
John Merck Fund75,000.00332001-05Reproductive Healthhttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To strengthen the infrastructure of state and local reproductive rights groups by providing financial resources, intensive training in grassroots organizing, and opportunities for networking within and across state lines.
John Merck Fund15,000.00432000-11Reproductive Healthhttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To provide small grants and technical assistance to state and local organizations working on behalf of reproductive health and access.
John Merck Fund75,000.00332000-05Reproductive Healthhttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To support the Reproductive Rights Coalition and Organizing Fund, which provides small grants and technical assistance to state and local organizations working on behalf of reproductive health and access.
John Merck Fund25,000.00412000-03Job Opportunitieshttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To support scholarships to staff of organizations based in the Northeast and curriculum development focused on improving job quality and quality of care in the home day care industry.
MacArthur Foundation100,000.00292000FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To support the Collaborative Fund for Healthy Girls/Healthy Women. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
John Merck Fund75,000.00331999-07Reproductive Healthhttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To provide support for the Ms. Foundation for Women’s work to improve reproductive health care for women and girls.
John Merck Fund150,000.00261999-05Job Opportunitieshttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To participate in a national collaborative of foundations supporting innovative economic development initiatives by and targeted at women.
MacArthur Foundation375,000.00111999FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To support the Collaborative Fund for Women's Economic Development (over three years). Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
John Merck Fund10,000.00441998-11Reproductive Healthhttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To support the Reproductive Rights Coalition and Organizing Fund.
John Merck Fund35,000.00401998-04Job Opportunitieshttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To support peer learning in the area of home-based childcare; to support planning and curriculum development for the Ms. Foundation Institute on Women and Economic Development; and to support outreach and scholarships for Institute attendees based in the Northeast.
John Merck Fund25,000.00411995-05Job Opportunitieshttps://www.jmfund.org/program-grants/-- To support the Economic Development Program, in particular peer-to-peer learning activities for at least two organizations in the Northeast and the 1996 Institute on Women and Economic Development.
MacArthur Foundation225,000.00231995FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To support the Collaborative Fund for Healthy Girls/Healthy Women (over three years). Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
MacArthur Foundation340,000.00131994FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To support the Collaborative Fund for Women's Economic Development (over three years). Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
MacArthur Foundation50,000.00361994FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To support the journal "Equal Means.". Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
MacArthur Foundation40,000.00391993FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To evaluate work done under the Collaborative Fund for Women's Economic Development. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
MacArthur Foundation500,000.0041993FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To support an endowment campaign (over three years). Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
MacArthur Foundation250,000.00211991FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To create a Collaborative Fund for Women's Economic Development to provide assistance to economic development projects for low-income women and women of color. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
MacArthur Foundation150,000.00261991FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To develop a journal on women's economic development (over three years). Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
MacArthur Foundation500,000.0041987FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To support the endowment drive. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.