Foundations in Wisconsin - Statistical Overview

Total Grants and Total Assets


Directory
Edition

Active
Foundations

Total
Grants Paid

Total
Assets

2016

1241

$623,668,784

$9,638,306,941

2015

1256

$579,703,766

$9,532,780,829

2014

1276

$551,306,717

$8,147,400,419

2013

1264

$487,953,327

$7,068,417,918

2012

1301

$490,683,280

$7,022,030,971

2011

1324

$458,107,578

$6,260,367,106

2010

1314

$473,144,467

$5,623,975,366

2009

1286

$507,979,753

$6,871,185,363

2008

1275

$475, 341,193

$7,271,381,937

2007

1251

$478,950,513

$6,241,323,582

 

Top Ten Counties


Foundations
by County

Active
Foundations

Total
Grants Paid

Total
Assets

Milwaukee

285

$258,448,958

$3,725,891,667

Waukesha

117

$79,815,911

$1,341,574,365

Dane

144

$48,011,138

$721,274,250

Outagamie

30

$38,510,515

$412,282,527

Brown

74

$23,041,103

$349,359,659

Winnebago

22

$16,705,501

$240,956,182

Marathon

29

$13,109,046

$238,601,940

Racine

28

$12,949,333

$120,248,462

Ozaukee

52

$12,660,469

$140,085,587

Rock

28

$11,123,629

$188,646,023

 

20 Largest Foundations by Grants Paid


No

Foundation Name

Grants Paid

Assets

FYE Date

1

Greater Milwaukee Foundation

$44,911,892

$718,930,933

12/31/2015

2

Bradley (Lynde and Harry) Foundation

$40,558,023

$901,945,006

12/31/2014

3

Kern Family Foundation, Inc.

$35,987,541

$681,000,000

12/31/2015

4

Northwestern Mutual Foundation

$17,870,280

$108,824,291

6/30/2015

5

Thrivent Financial For Lutherans Foundation

$16,313,438

$79,148,195

12/31/2014

6

Reiman Foundation, Inc.

$13,488,186

$108,773,549

12/31/2014

7

Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region

$13,468,140

$259,137,771

6/30/2015

8

Bader Philanthropies

$10,279,317

$10,081,967

8/31/2014

9

Madison Community Foundation

$9,189,890

$163,440,310

12/31/2014

10

Baker (Pat & Jay) Foundation, Inc.

$9,154,770

$30,971,111

12/31/2014

11

Johnson Controls Foundation

$8,961,643

$39,252,428

12/31/2014

12

Greater Green Bay Community Foundation

$6,585,135

$92,560,153

6/30/2015

13

Burke Foundation

$6,434,075

$113,360,297

12/31/2015

14

We Energies Foundation Inc.

$6,248,443

$46,723,559

12/31/2015

15

Ceres Trust

$6,234,912

$23,736,761

12/31/2014

16

Rockwell Automation Charitable Corporation

$5,857,317

$12,098,512

9/30/2015

17

Oshkosh Area Community Foundation

$5,766,355

$102,966,108

6/30/2015

18

Phillips (L.E.) Family Foundation, Inc.

$5,668,825

$114,506,843

2/28/2015

19

Batterman (Theodore W.) Family Foundation

$5,636,863

$55,619,049

12/31/2014

20

Zilber (Joseph and Vera) Foundation

$5,601,749

$214,434,569

6/30/2015