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STATE FUNDERS

ALABAMA

Alabama Power Foundation
This foundation supports projects on improving education, strengthening communities, health and human services, promoting arts and culture and restoring the environment.
Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham
This foundation makes competitive grants for education, the arts, health and economic security. One-third of assets are unrestricted.
Daniel Foundation of Alabama
This foundation supports organizations in the areas of community needs, education, health and arts, culture and community assets. Upcoming deadlines in October (education) and February (arts).
Protective Life Foundation
This foundation provides grants in Birmingham, AL in the areas of arts and culture, community, education, health, human services and youth.

Alaska

Alaska Community Foundation
This foundation offers grants in two major categories: Competitive and donor advised grants with areas of impact in community development, children and education, arts and culture and more.
CIRI Foundation
This foundation encourages the education and career development along with enhancing heritage, cultural and arts among Alaskan natives.
Rasmuson Foundation
This foundation supports programs specifically serving the Alaskan community in media, film, arts and grants to individual artists.

Arizona

Arizona Community Foundation
This foundation focuses on quality education, health innovations, arts and culture, community development, veterans and environmental programs.
Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Marley (The Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation)
This foundation supports arts and culture, community enhancement, health and human services, and education (including STEM learning).
Piper (Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust)
This foundation supports projects in Maricopa County, AZ, in the areas of arts, children, education, health care and older adults.
Prudential Foundation
While not currently accepting applications, this foundation is a potential future fit for stations working in the areas of education, community-building, workforce development and veterans services.

Arkansas

Blue & You Foundation Arkansas
Grants support initiatives aimed at improving the health of Arkansans.
Reynolds (Donald W. Reynolds Foundation)
Supports journalism nationally, focusing particularly on training of journalists who serve smaller communities and on business journalism.
Walton Family Foundation
Supports projects serving Northwest Arkansas.
Windgate Charitable Foundation
The foundation's interests include programs that support arts and crafts and art history. Grants are made in Arkansas and nationally, with a preference given to the central portion of the country.
Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation
Separate from the other Rockefeller foundations, this foundation focuses on reducing poverty in Arkansas.

California

Annenberg Foundation
Grants support organizations with strong leadership that are active in the arts, education, health, veterans’ issues and community issues. Grants also available for leadership development training.
Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Cal Humanities
Up to $50,000 available for film, radio and new media initiatives that tell the stories of California communities and people. Doc deadline: Oct. 15, 2014. Community Stories deadline: Feb. 2, 2015
California Endowment
The foundation's Innovative Ideas Challenge seeks projects that are “disruptive innovations” aimed at addressing health issues in California.
Creative Work Fund
The Creative Work Fund accepts applications from northern California-based artists and nonprofits for collaborations to produce new art.

Colorado

Argosy Foundation
The Foundation supports public media, arts and education organizations, especially in Colorado, Massachusetts, Vermont and Wisconsin. Unsolicited applications not accepted.
Catto Charitable Foundation
This Foundation funds public media in Colorado, Texas and at the national level.
Community Foundation Serving Boulder County
The Foundation has a strong interest in early childhood education and the achievement gap. Competitive grant deadline in September.
Denver Foundation
The Foundation is undergoing a change in strategy, but is maintaining a strong interest in education (including dropout prevention), especially focused on low-income and underrepresented populations.
Gill Foundation
The foundation's top priority is support for organizations that advocate for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality. It supports public media through its Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado.

Connecticut

Ettinger Foundation
While unsolicited applications are not accepted, the Foundation's interests converge with public media, especially in the area of independent and documentary film.
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving
This community foundation is increasing its funding and leadership in the areas of education and workforce training.
Lincoln Financial Foundation
This is a potential fit with public media in the areas of arts education, creation of learning objects, youth and adult literacy and workforce development.
Newman's Own Foundation
This national corporate foundation has funded public broadcasters in the Eastern U.S. for general and project support.
Prudential Foundation
While not currently accepting applications, this foundation is a potential future fit for stations working in the areas of education, community-building, workforce development and veterans services.

Delaware

Bennett (C.E. Bennett Foundation)
This foundation makes a small number of grants in the area of arts, including to public media.
Kendeda Fund
The Kendeda Fund is a charitable giving program dedicated to exploring how human beings can relate to one another and to the planet more mindfully and use resources equitably.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
The Foundation supports initiatives to present artists to audiences in the mid-Atlantic region and to use technology to build audiences for the arts. Grants support music, dance, theater, film.
PNC Foundation
The Foundation makes grants for school readiness, teacher training, STEM education, economic development, and arts and culture. It's made many general support grants to public media.
Principal Financial Group Foundation, Inc.
This corporate foundation supports organizations in regions of Iowa, Delaware, Wisconsin, Nebraska and Washington.

District of Columbia (DC)

Block (Herb Block Foundation)
Now accepting inquiries for Pathways Out of Poverty, focusing on education in DC metro area – Deadline 2/8; LOIs for Encouraging Citizen Involvement due 6/5.
Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
Discretionary grants support activities serving the residents of the Greater Washington, DC area, focusing on education, youth and workforce development.
Graham (Philip L. Graham Fund)
A good fit for organizations that support the Washington, D.C. area or improvements in the field of journalism.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
The Foundation supports initiatives to present artists to audiences in the mid-Atlantic region and to use technology to build audiences for the arts. Grants support music, dance, theater, film.
New Funding Opportunity: D.C. Public Schools Effective Teaching Video Project
The D.C. Public Education Fund is soliciting applications from video producers to create a video library for teachers that will allow teachers to see what effective teaching looks like.

Florida

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Foundation
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Foundation funds health-related projects in Florida.
Community Foundation of Sarasota County
This foundation's grantmaking is focused in arts, culture and the humanities; civic engagement and community capacity-building; education; the environment; healthcare and human services.
Dade Community Foundation
Serving the Miami-Dade community, this foundation addresses education, health, human services, arts and culture, environment, economic development, youth, homelessness, social justice and more.
Knight (John S. and James L. Knight Foundation)
The Knight Foundation invests in projects that advance journalism in the digital age and in projects that strengthen the 26 local communities where the Knight brothers held newspapers.
Motorola Mobility Foundation
The Foundation has supported the development and innovative use of digital, social and mobile technology applications to address important community issues.

Georgia

Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta
This foundation is a prospect for public media organizations serving the 23-county metropolitan Atlanta region. Most grants are for general operating or capacity-building support.
Cox (James M. Cox Foundation of Georgia)
This foundation gives nationally and has interest in education (including literacy and dropout prevention) and in journalist training. Next deadline: November 1.
Healthcare Georgia Foundation
Grants of up to $50,000 are available for projects aimed at addressing health disparities in Georgia, including through educating the public and distance learning. Deadline: August 21, 2014.
Motorola Mobility Foundation
The Foundation has supported the development and innovative use of digital, social and mobile technology applications to address important community issues.
State Street Foundation
The foundation is a prospect for stations involved in youth and adult workforce training.

Hawaii

Atherton Family Foundation
This Hawaii foundation supports organizations working in the areas of arts/culture, human services, education, environment, community development, health and religion/spiritual development.
Cades Foundation
Organizations working in the areas of arts/culture, environment, human services and education receive support from this foundation.
Hawaii Community Foundation
Supporting Hawaii's nonprofit organizations, this foundation makes grants focused on the environment, human services and projects that benefit the people, flora and fauna of Kauai.

Idaho

Albertson (J.A. & Kathryn Albertson Foundation)
This foundation focuses specifically on improving education in Idaho from kindergarten through college.
Idaho Community Foundation
Established to enrich the quality of life through Idaho, this foundation supports organizations working in arts and culture, education, public projects, health, libraries and emergency services.
Moore Cunningham (Laura Moore Cunningham Foundation)
This foundation supports organizations working in Idaho in education, health care and social services. It has been a long-time supporter of Idaho Public Television.

Illinois

Alphawood Foundation
Nonprofits in metropolitan Chicago whose mission involves the arts, arts education, social change advocacy or domestic violence intervention can receive general operating grants from this foundation.
Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Chicago Community Trust
This Trust makes grants in five programs: arts and culture, basic human needs, community development, education and health.
Joyce Foundation
Joyce is a prospect for media organizations serving the Great Lakes region, especially for projects related to literacy, early childhood learning and workforce training.
Motorola Mobility Foundation
The Foundation has supported the development and innovative use of digital, social and mobile technology applications to address important community issues.

Indiana

Anderson (John W. Anderson Foundation)
Grants from this foundation support education, arts, and health and human services, primarily in Lake and Porter Counties in Indiana.
Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Joyce Foundation
Joyce is a prospect for media organizations serving the Great Lakes region, especially for projects related to literacy, early childhood learning and workforce training.
Lilly Endowment, Inc.
Giving priorities for this foundation include community development, education, religion, youth and philanthropic leadership education.
Lincoln Financial Foundation
This is a potential fit with public media in the areas of arts education, creation of learning objects, youth and adult literacy and workforce development.

Iowa

Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Guernsey (Max and Helen Guernsey Charitable Foundation)
Funds a variety of community programs in Iowa, including health, education, science and fitness.
Iowa West Foundation
Supporting communities in southwest Iowa and eastern Nebraska, this foundation funds programs in community and economic development, education, and human and social needs.
Principal Financial Group Foundation, Inc.
This corporate foundation supports organizations in regions of Iowa, Delaware, Wisconsin, Nebraska and Washington.
Prudential Foundation
While not currently accepting applications, this foundation is a potential future fit for stations working in the areas of education, community-building, workforce development and veterans services.

Kansas

Hansen (Dane G. Hansen Foundation)
With a general giving focus on Northwest Kansas, this foundation supports Kansas public media.
Kansas Health Foundation
Putting emphasis on partnerships, this foundation makes grants that promote health behaviors, strengthen the public health system, improve access to health care and build civic leadership.
Sprint Foundation
National giving supports K-12 education and diversity. Local giving supports youth-focused social messaging campaigns.

Kentucky

Brown (Brown Owsley Charitable Foundation)
The foundation supports public media, the arts, and community institutions, primarily in Kentucky.
Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky
This health conversion foundation supports initiatives that are designed to improve the health of Kentuckians.
Humana Foundation
This foundation supports organizations that promote healthy lives and communities in Kentucky and selected communities nationwide.
PNC Foundation
The Foundation makes grants for school readiness, teacher training, STEM education, economic development, and arts and culture. It's made many general support grants to public media.

Louisiana

Arts Council of New Orleans
The Arts Council provides funding to support arts and cultural activities in Orleans, Jefferson and Plaquemines Parishes. It serves as one of eight regional distributing agencies for state arts funds.
Baton Rouge Area Foundation
This foundation works with its donors to connect them to nonprofits meeting community needs. It also invests in projects that have the potential to change the community.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation
The Foundation's new $10 million Challenge for a Healthier Louisiana offers great opportunities for public media to partner with other community organizations. Deadline for letters of intent: January
Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Greater New Orleans Foundation
This foundation focuses on community revitalization, environment, regionalism, community impact and economic and workforce development.

Maine

Davis Family Foundation
This foundation supports higher education, medical programs, and arts and culture organizations that promote music, theater, drama, history and literature.
Maine Community Foundation
Several competitive grant competitions in Maine.
Oak Foundation USA
This international foundation funds global environmental and social justice issues. Special interests include climate change, women's issues and learning differences.

Maryland

Baltimore Community Foundation
The Foundation will focus discretionary giving increasingly on education and will double its investment in education beginning in 2012.
Casey (Annie E. Casey Foundation)
This foundation focuses heavily on children and families, and has strong interest in early childhood education and literacy.
Chesapeake Bay Trust
The Trust is currently accepting applications for outreach and awareness grants. Deadline: July 6, 2012.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
The Foundation supports initiatives to present artists to audiences in the mid-Atlantic region and to use technology to build audiences for the arts. Grants support music, dance, theater, film.
PNC Foundation
The Foundation makes grants for school readiness, teacher training, STEM education, economic development, and arts and culture. It's made many general support grants to public media.

Massachusetts

Argosy Foundation
The Foundation supports public media, arts and education organizations, especially in Colorado, Massachusetts, Vermont and Wisconsin. Unsolicited applications not accepted.
Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
This foundation's primary interest areas include environmental protection, social services, education and youth development.
Boston Foundation
Competitive grants are made through the Foundation's Permanent Fund for Boston in the areas of education, health/wellness, civic/cultural vibrancy, job growth, increasing the livability of Boston.
Hunt (Roy A. Hunt Foundation)
Supports public broadcasters through their arts and culture funding area. Giving primarily in Boston and Pittsburgh.
Motorola Mobility Foundation
The Foundation has supported the development and innovative use of digital, social and mobile technology applications to address important community issues.

Michigan

Arcus Foundation
The Foundation has strong interest in LGBT issues and has made many media grants to cover LGBT issues and bring forward these voices/stories.
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
This foundation prefers projects that reflect regional thinking and cooperation, promote civic participation, foster innovation, help move the region forward and leverage public and private resources.
Ford Motor Company Fund
This foundation supports innovation and education, community development and auto-related safety education. There is a fit for public media projects that expand or promote diversity.
Joyce Foundation
Joyce is a prospect for media organizations serving the Great Lakes region, especially for projects related to literacy, early childhood learning and workforce training.
Meemic Foundation for the Future of Education
The foundation makes grants to educators for learning innovations and may be a good partnership opportunity for stations.

Minnesota

Best Buy Foundation
Grants available locally (up to $10,000) and nationally (up to $200,000) for projects engaging young people with technology and digital media. National Grant deadline: November 1, 2014
Deluxe Corporation Foundation
The Foundation makes grants in many communities nationwide. It supports public media and has interests in education, youth and the arts.
Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation
Seeking to enrich the quality of life in the Fargo-Moorhead area, this foundation funds programs in arts and culture, community betterment, education, environment, health and human rights.
General Mills Foundation
The Foundation mainly makes grants in Minnesota, but also supports health/nutrition, arts and education in areas of company operation.
Joyce Foundation
Joyce is a prospect for media organizations serving the Great Lakes region, especially for projects related to literacy, early childhood learning and workforce training.

Mississippi

Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Crooks (William B. and Saramel Crooks Foundation)
The foundation supports public media in Mississippi.
Ford (Gertrude C. Ford Foundation)
Primarily, this foundation supports education, health and youth-serving organizations in Mississippi.
Foundation for the Mid-South
This foundation is committed to comprehensively solving the problems affecting the region and supports education, health and community development programs.

Missouri

Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
Promoting racial diversity and inclusion is a priority for this foundation that seeks to improve the quality of life in Greater Kansas City.
PNC Foundation
The Foundation makes grants for school readiness, teacher training, STEM education, economic development, and arts and culture. It's made many general support grants to public media.

Montana

Edwards (O.P. and W.E. Edwards Foundation)
Funds organizations primarily in Montana. Special interests include arts, astronomy, environment and Native American issues.
Gilhousen Family Foundation
Focusing its support in Gallatin County, Montana, this foundation makes grants in community-building, children's and human services, the arts, health care, education and the environment.
Washington (Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation)
This foundation supports organizations that provide direct services and implements programs in education, health/human services, arts/culture and community service.

Nebraska

Lincoln Financial Foundation
This is a potential fit with public media in the areas of arts education, creation of learning objects, youth and adult literacy and workforce development.
Principal Financial Group Foundation, Inc.
This corporate foundation supports organizations in regions of Iowa, Delaware, Wisconsin, Nebraska and Washington.

Nevada

Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Cord Foundation
Founded in 1962, this foundation awards grants in four interest areas: higher education, human services, secondary education and youth.
Reynolds (Donald W. Reynolds Foundation)
Supports journalism nationally, focusing particularly on training of journalists who serve smaller communities and on business journalism.

New Hampshire

Byrne (Jack and Dorothy Byrne Foundation)
This foundation provides general support to public media, mainly in New Hampshire and Vermont.
Lincoln Financial Foundation
This is a potential fit with public media in the areas of arts education, creation of learning objects, youth and adult literacy and workforce development.
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
This community foundation funds radio and television projects in New Hampshire that support its interest in arts, education and civic leadership.
Putnam Foundation
This foundation supports public media in relation to education and the performing arts.

New Jersey

Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Dodge Foundation
The Foundation invests in traditional and online/digital media initiatives to educate and inform the public around issues of importance to New Jersey.
Entertainment Software Association Foundation
Great opportunity for stations looking for funds to support programs that utilize technology and/or computer and video games to educate children and youth.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
The Foundation supports initiatives to present artists to audiences in the mid-Atlantic region and to use technology to build audiences for the arts. Grants support music, dance, theater, film.
PNC Foundation
The Foundation makes grants for school readiness, teacher training, STEM education, economic development, and arts and culture. It's made many general support grants to public media.

New Mexico

Lannan Foundation
Making grants in New Mexico and nationally, this foundation funds projects that support exceptional contemporary artists and writers and Native activists in rural indigenous communities.
Maddox (J.F. Maddox Foundation)
This foundation supports education and economic and community development initiatives that serve southeastern New Mexico.
McCune Charitable Foundation
Has a history of funding film and radio projects in New Mexico, with an emphasis on social change.
Santa Fe Community Foundation
Education and the achievement gap are high priorities for this foundation, which sees itself as a leader in tackling community needs.

New York

Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation
The Foundation recently announced $1.4 million in grants to help New York City arts organizations further their educational programming through the use of technology.
Entertainment Software Association Foundation
Great opportunity for stations looking for funds to support programs that utilize technology and/or computer and video games to educate children and youth.
Greater Rochester Health Foundation
The foundation supports projects designed to improve health in the Rochester, NY region.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
The Foundation supports initiatives to present artists to audiences in the mid-Atlantic region and to use technology to build audiences for the arts. Grants support music, dance, theater, film.
Newhouse (Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation)
A good fit for public media in New York state, and for national training initiatives to engage more diverse journalists.

North Carolina

Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Inc.
This Foundation has strong interest in job training, including for veterans and young people. Sponsorships also available for arts events. RFPs issued annually.
Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Goodrich Foundation
The Foundation and local business units make grants to support STEM learning, veterans and workforce development.
Lincoln Financial Foundation
This is a potential fit with public media in the areas of arts education, creation of learning objects, youth and adult literacy and workforce development.
Triangle Community Foundation
This community foundation has supported public broadcasters in the four North Carolina counties that it serves.

North Dakota

Alex Stern Family Foundation
This foundation supports the arts, social welfare/human services, education, youth recreation, civic projects and health issues for the benefit of the greater Fargo-Moorhead area.
Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation
Seeking to enrich the quality of life in the Fargo-Moorhead area, this foundation funds programs in arts and culture, community betterment, education, environment, health and human rights.

Ohio

Gund (George Gund Foundation)
Founded to contribute to human well-being and the progress of society, this foundation supports the arts, education, economic development, the environment and human services.
Joyce Foundation
Joyce is a prospect for media organizations serving the Great Lakes region, especially for projects related to literacy, early childhood learning and workforce training.
KeyBank Foundation
This foundation supports organizations involved with arts and culture, health, employment, financial education, human services, diversity and promoting economic self-sufficiency.
PNC Foundation
The Foundation makes grants for school readiness, teacher training, STEM education, economic development, and arts and culture. It's made many general support grants to public media.

Oklahoma

Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation
The Foundation supports investigative reporting, especially on state and local issues, and professional development for journalists.
Oklahoma City Community Foundation
This Oklahoma foundation has a history of making modest grants for television and radio projects.
Reynolds (Donald W. Reynolds Foundation)
Supports journalism nationally, focusing particularly on training of journalists who serve smaller communities and on business journalism.
Zarrow Families Foundation
The foundation's areas of interest include arts, youth, health, elementary and secondary education, and Jewish causes and charities. Giving is primarily in the Tulsa, OK area.

Oregon

Collins Foundation
Grants in arts, children and youth, community welfare, education, environment, health and science, humanities and religion are awarded by this foundation.
Intel Foundation
This foundation emphasizes programs that promote math and science education and empower women and underserved youth to enter math and science fields.
Meyer Memorial Trust
Foundation supports capital/equipment needs, capacity-building and other projects providing “significant social benefit” in Oregon and Clark County, WA.
Motorola Mobility Foundation
The Foundation has supported the development and innovative use of digital, social and mobile technology applications to address important community issues.
Oregon Community Foundation
The largest foundation in Oregon supports multiple radio and television projects in their state, as well as early childhood and literacy projects.

Pennsylvania

Caesars Foundation
This Foundation makes grants related to aging, environmental sustainability and civic issues in areas where Caesar’s does business.
Heinz Endowments
This foundation makes grants to arts and culture, children and families, education, environment and innovation economy programs.
Hunt (Roy A. Hunt Foundation)
Supports public broadcasters through their arts and culture funding area. Giving primarily in Boston and Pittsburgh.
Lincoln Financial Foundation
This is a potential fit with public media in the areas of arts education, creation of learning objects, youth and adult literacy and workforce development.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
The Foundation supports initiatives to present artists to audiences in the mid-Atlantic region and to use technology to build audiences for the arts. Grants support music, dance, theater, film.

Rhode Island

Champlin Foundations
Giving from this foundation is primarily for conservation, education, libraries, health, hospitals, cultural activities, historic preservation, and social and family services.
Dow Jones Foundation
Foundation supports journalism education and training, freedom of the press, literacy.
Rhode Island Foundation
This Foundation has a signature initiative focused on dropout prevention in Rhode Island, is interested in using the arts in schools, and has a history of funding public media.

South Carolina

Central Carolina Community Foundation
The Foundation awards grants primarily to nonprofit organizations in an 11-county area of Central South Carolina in the areas of arts and education.
Coastal Community Foundation of South Carolina
This foundation fosters philanthropy for the lasting good of the community, primarily for education and human services.

South Dakota

Dakota Charitable Foundation
Primarily, this foundation gives for education and human services but is also interested in the arts, community and economic development and higher education.
Larson Family Foundation
This foundation makes grants in the areas of children and youth, higher education, housing, human services and recreation.
Wellmark Foundation
The Wellmark Foundation is accepting applications for health-focused initiatives in Iowa and South Dakota, including social marketing, public service announcements and curricular enhancements.

Tennessee

Community Foundation of Greater Memphis
This foundation's Community Partnership Program makes Nonprofit Capacity Building Grants and Research and Initiatives Grants.
Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
This foundation is dedicated to enriching the quality of life in middle Tennessee but has also funded media projects in other parts of the country.
HCA Foundation
Grants available for organizations in Middle Tennessee, with special focus on health, children/youth and arts. Next deadline: September 12, 2014.
PNC Foundation
The Foundation makes grants for school readiness, teacher training, STEM education, economic development, and arts and culture. It's made many general support grants to public media.

Texas

Brown Foundation, Inc
Support from this foundation is principally for education, the arts and community service. The current emphasis is on improving public education within the state of Texas.
Dallas Foundation
Aging, arts, education, early childhood development, environment, health, human and social services and public/civic benefit are all areas of interest to this foundation.
Houston Endowment
This foundation makes grants in arts, education, environment, health, human services, neighborhood development and other community enhancement programs.
Motorola Mobility Foundation
The Foundation has supported the development and innovative use of digital, social and mobile technology applications to address important community issues.
Prudential Foundation
While not currently accepting applications, this foundation is a potential future fit for stations working in the areas of education, community-building, workforce development and veterans services.

Utah

Burton (R. Harold Burton Foundation)
Supports education, science, literary and health projects in the greater Salt Lake Metropolitan area.
Eccles (George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation)
With a mission to enrich Utah, this foundation makes grants in arts and culture, community, education, health care, and preservation and conservation.
Eccles (Willard L. Eccles Foundation)
The foundation has supported radio and television projects in Utah. Areas of interest include the environment and medical education.

Vermont

Argosy Foundation
The Foundation supports public media, arts and education organizations, especially in Colorado, Massachusetts, Vermont and Wisconsin. Unsolicited applications not accepted.
Ben & Jerry’s Foundation
The Foundation supports media initiatives that actively take part in and work alongside constituent-led direct action organizations, helping them to create change in their communities.
Byrne (Jack and Dorothy Byrne Foundation)
This foundation provides general support to public media, mainly in New Hampshire and Vermont.
Lintilhac Foundation
Recently, this foundation has advocated strongly for clean water, renewable energy and social justice.
Vermont Community Foundation
Supports organizations working in Vermont, on a wide variety of topics, including arts, cultural heritage, social justice, hunger, and animal welfare.

Virginia

Charlottesville Area Community Foundation
Grants from this foundation are available in the areas of youth, education and community services for work in Charlottesville, VA, and the surrounding counties.
Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia
The primary focus of this foundation's competitive grantmaking is their Strengthening Families - Strengthening Communities program that promotes youth and community development and health projects.
Gannett Foundation
This foundation supports organizations involved with arts and culture, media and journalism, education, conservation, health, disaster relief, youth development, diversity and community development.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
The Foundation supports initiatives to present artists to audiences in the mid-Atlantic region and to use technology to build audiences for the arts. Grants support music, dance, theater, film.
PNC Foundation
The Foundation makes grants for school readiness, teacher training, STEM education, economic development, and arts and culture. It's made many general support grants to public media.

Washington

Casey (Marguerite Casey Foundation)
This foundation supports work that helps low-income families strengthen their voices and mobilize their communities. It doesn't accept unsolicited applications, but has made numerous media grants.
Gates (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation)
This foundation gives in four areas: Global Development Program, Global Health Program, U.S. Program and Pacific Northwest Communities.
Meyer Memorial Trust
Foundation supports capital/equipment needs, capacity-building and other projects providing “significant social benefit” in Oregon and Clark County, WA.
Microsoft Corporation Contributions Program
The funder supports education and workforce development. It also makes software donations and supports community technology training initiatives.
Principal Financial Group Foundation, Inc.
This corporate foundation supports organizations in regions of Iowa, Delaware, Wisconsin, Nebraska and Washington.

West Virginia

Bloch Fund
The Bloch Foundation has identified the following areas of interest: arts, education, family services, federated giving programs, higher education, human services, religion.
Herscher Foundation Inc.
This foundation makes grants in arts, health, higher education and human services and has supported public media.
McGee Foundation
Funding primarily in Charleston, WV and some international projects. Media grants have focused on journalism.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
The Foundation supports initiatives to present artists to audiences in the mid-Atlantic region and to use technology to build audiences for the arts. Grants support music, dance, theater, film.

Wisconsin

Argosy Foundation
The Foundation supports public media, arts and education organizations, especially in Colorado, Massachusetts, Vermont and Wisconsin. Unsolicited applications not accepted.
Greater Milwaukee Foundation
This foundation's highest funding priority is supporting creative efforts that address issues of poverty, particularly grants focused on education, employment and strengthening children and families.
Joyce Foundation
Joyce is a prospect for media organizations serving the Great Lakes region, especially for projects related to literacy, early childhood learning and workforce training.
Meemic Foundation for the Future of Education
The foundation makes grants to educators for learning innovations and may be a good partnership opportunity for stations.
PNC Foundation
The Foundation makes grants for school readiness, teacher training, STEM education, economic development, and arts and culture. It's made many general support grants to public media.

Wyoming

Kerr (Robert S. and Grayce B. Kerr Foundation)
Supports public broadcasters nationally and in Wyoming. Special interest in partnerships with arts organizations.