(August 19, 2019, Hearst Foundations Press Release) The Hearst Foundations have announced that 81 grants valued at $9,315,000 have been awarded to deserving nonprofit organizations. The Foundations serve as a national philanthropic resource for organizations and institutions operating in the fields of culture, education, health and social service. Millions of dollars are awarded quarterly to help people of all backgrounds lead healthy, productive and inspiring lives.
This season, Hearst Foundations’ grants reached organizations in 27 different states, including support for the Juilliard School, Opportunity Fund, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and multiple major university medical school programs to facilitate research and scholarship opportunities.
Since their inception, the Hearst Foundations have distributed over 21,000 grants to almost 6,000 different organizations. Grant proposals are submitted by organizations across the country, reviewed and vetted by staff based in New York City and San Francisco. Grant requests are then brought to the Foundations’ Board of Directors for approval.
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