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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 2020, after 46 years of making grants, the Foundation has made approximately 5,875 grants to more than 1,400 different organizations, for a total distribution of $106,706,926.

Last Three Years

Our Giving

  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • Capital
    Capital
    26%
    Equipment
    Equipment
    6%
    General Operating
    General Operating
    52%
    Project Support
    Project Support
    11%
    Scholarships
    Scholarships
    5%
  • 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%

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