Foundation Funding in the Appalachian Region in the 1990s: Patterns, Trends, and Prospects

Author(s): Greg Bischak
Author Organization(s): Appalachian Regional Commission

Funding from all types of private foundations is examined in this report, which shows how the Appalachian Region compares with the rest of the nation in obtaining foundation grants. The report also analyzes the distribution of grants from major foundations to all types of organizations in each state and city within the Region. Also included is an examination of both large and small foundations’ locations within the Region. Detailed state-by-state data appear in accompanying appendices.