Nathan Cummings Foundation donations made to Alternative Media Information Center

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Basic donor information

ItemValue
Country United States
Wikipedia pagehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathan_Cummings_Foundation
Facebook username NathanCummingsFoundation
Websitehttp://www.nathancummings.org/
Donations URLhttp://www.nathancummings.org/what-we-fund/grants
Page on philosophy informing donationshttp://www.nathancummings.org/about-the-foundation/mission-statement
Grant application process pagehttp://www.nathancummings.org/how-apply
Data entry method on Donations List WebsiteSQL insertion commands generated by script https://github.com/riceissa/nathan-cummings-foundation

Full donor page for donor Nathan Cummings Foundation

Basic donee information

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Donor–donee relationship

Item Value

Donor–donee donation statistics

Cause areaCountMedianMeanMinimum10th percentile 20th percentile 30th percentile 40th percentile 50th percentile 60th percentile 70th percentile 80th percentile 90th percentile Maximum
Overall 3 30,000 30,000 20,000 20,000 20,000 20,000 30,000 30,000 30,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000
Interprogram 2 20,000 25,000 20,000 20,000 20,000 20,000 20,000 20,000 30,000 30,000 30,000 30,000 30,000
Arts 1 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000 40,000

Donation amounts by cause area and year

If you hover over a cell for a given cause area and year, you will get a tooltip with the number of donees and the number of donations.

Note: Cause area classification used here may not match that used by donor for all cases.

Cause area Number of donations Total 1995 1993 1991
Interprogram (filter this donor) 2 50,000.00 20,000.00 30,000.00 0.00
Arts (filter this donor) 1 40,000.00 0.00 0.00 40,000.00
Total 3 90,000.00 20,000.00 30,000.00 40,000.00

Graph of spending by cause area and year (incremental, not cumulative)

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Graph of spending by cause area and year (cumulative)

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Full list of donations in reverse chronological order (3 donations)

Graph of all donations, showing the timeframe of donations

Graph of donations and their timeframes
Amount (current USD)Amount rank (out of 3)Donation dateCause areaURLInfluencerNotes
20,000.0031995Interprogram/Democratic Valueshttps://web.archive.org/web/20081201094333/http://www.nathancummings.org/annual95/000134.html-- PUBLIC EDUCATION about how arts censorship affects women, Feminists for Free Expression,.
30,000.0021993Interprogram/Arts / Jewish Lifehttps://web.archive.org/web/20081201105713/http://www.nathancummings.net/annual93/000167.html-- For the development of The Religious Right Video History Project, a sixhour public television series to explore the history of the religious right in America and its involvement in such areas as arts, antiSemitism, reproductive rights, and the environment.
40,000.0011991Arts/New Agendas / Access & Diversityhttps://web.archive.org/web/20050508003333/http://nathancummings.org:80/annual91/000196.html-- To support regional news bureaus at media arts centers and public access cable stations for the Deep-Dish Television Network.