Education

Giving by Foundations on the Rise

March 06, 2002 1 min read

Foundation grants to K-12 education underwent explosive growth last year, increasing by 73 percent over the previous year, to $1.4 billion, according to the Foundation Center, which analyzed grants made by 1,015 philanthropies.

NOTE: Numbers in charts may not add to 100 percent because of rounding.

SOURCE: Foundation Center, 2002

A version of this article appeared in the March 06, 2002 edition of Education Week as Giving by Foundations on the Rise