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LGBTQ Funders Put NCG Members on Their Honor Roll

Thursday, January 15, 2015

NCG members The California Endowment, the Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County, the Ford Foundation, the Rosenberg Foundation, the San Francisco Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and the Women's Foundation of California are ALL on Funders for LGBTQ Issues' Honor Roll. Congrats!

How did theses members make it onto LGBTQ Funders' Honor Roll? All 94 foundations on the list were highlighted for increasing their LGBTQ grantmaking by 25% or more in 2013. Bravo!

Collectively, these 94 foundations increased their LGBTQ funding from $29.6 million in 2012 to $55.6 million in 2013 – a nearly 90 percent increase.

Included in this list are community foundations, LGBTQ private foundations, non-LGBTQ private foundations, LGBTQ public foundations, and non-LGBTQ public foundations.