United Technologies - Regional
UTC invests in communities where its employees live and work to promote arts and culture and attract students to math and science education. Because of our strong commitment to conservation and sustainability, part of our work is also centered on environmental causes. In 2009, UTC contributed $19 million to non–profit organizations around the world. UTC's grant making is centered on the geographic regions where our employees live and work.
VSA arts is an international, nonprofit organization founded in 1974 by Ambassador Jean Kennedy Smith to create a society where all people with disabilities learn through, participate in and enjoy the arts.
W.L.S. Spencer Foundation
The mission of The W.L.S. Spencer Foundation is to fund activities, anywhere in the world, which foster new and innovative ideas in education. We hope the initiatives we fund embrace and encourage creativity and risk taking. Program areas: Arts: We fund the educational activities, publications and outreach associated with innovative art and/or contemporary art exhibitions. We are interested in projects that encourage knowledge about art and culture, foster...
The Wachovia Foundation is a private foundation that is funded annually by Wachovia Corporation. We provide grants to eligible 501(c)(3) tax–exempt organizations in two primary and two secondary focus areas. Primary Focus Areas: Education, Community Development. Secondary Focus Areas: Health and Human Services, Arts and Culture. Geographical areas: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Yor...
Wallace Foundation - National Focus
The Wallace Foundation, nationally recognized today for its involvement in educational and cultural programs, traces its origins back a half century to the philanthropic impulses of DeWitt and Lila Acheson Wallace, founders of The Reader's Digest Association. Wallace is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. The Foundation focuses exclusively on three major areas: Strengthening educational leadership in ways that significantly improve student achievemen...
Weitz Family Foundation - Arts, Education, Public Housing - National Focus
The Weitz Family Foundation seeks to break the cycle of poverty through the enrichment of body, mind, and spirit by empowering individuals, agencies, and organizations that work to improve the quality of life and to promote an equitable and peaceful society. The Foundation has particular interest in the areas of education, public housing, and the arts and seeks individuals, agencies, and organizations with vision, integrity, creativity and passion.
The merger of Wells Fargo and Wachovia makes our presence twice as strong in the communities we serve. Investing in our communities, especially now, is a way for us to help create future economic growth and prosperity in the communities where we live and work. In 2008 our combined giving to nonprofits surpassed $226 million, up five percent over the previous year. That's $618,000 dollars every single day to nonprofits supporting education, community d...
Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation - National & International Focus
The Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation supports programs of national and international significance that promote the welfare of human and natural resources. These efforts will enhance the creativity, strengths and skills already possessed by those in need and reinforce the sustaining processes inherent in nature. The Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation's General Program funds projects in the following areas: Arts, Education, Environment, Conservation and Prese...
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation makes grants to address the most serious social and environmental problems facing society, where risk capital, responsibly invested, may make a difference over time. The Foundation places a high value on sustaining and improving institutions that make positive contributions to society. Areas of funding interest include Education, the Environment, Global Development, Performing Arts, Population, Health.
Wyoming Arts Council
The Nonprofit Organizations Program assists Wyoming's nonprofit arts organizations, schools, colleges, museums, libraries and performing arts presenters through grants and technical assistance/information services.