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Giving History

Giving Highlights

The Ben B. Cheney Foundation began grant making as a private foundation in 1975.

At the end of 2019, after 45 years of making grants, the Foundation has made 5,780 grants to more than 1,400 different organizations, for a total distribution of $103,653,045.

Last Three Years

Our Giving

  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • Capital
    Capital
    60%
    Equipment
    Equipment
    10%
    General Operating
    General Operating
    3%
    Project Support
    Project Support
    22%
    Scholarships
    Scholarships
    5%
  • Capital
    Capital
    45%
    Equipment
    Equipment
    17%
    General Operating
    General Operating
    3%
    Project Support
    Project Support
    28%
    Scholarships
    Scholarships
    7%
  • Capital
    Capital
    63%
    Equipment
    Equipment
    7%
    General Operating
    General Operating
    6%
    Project Support
    Project Support
    15%
    Scholarships
    Scholarships
    9%

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