Wilmer Shields Rich Award Winners 2002

Annual or Biennial Reports

Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $55 million
  • Gold: The Whitaker Foundation

    Gold: The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation
  • Silver: The Meadows Foundation

    Silver: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Bronze: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $15-55 million
  • Gold: The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation
  • Silver: Cooper Foundation

    Silver: The Stocker Foundation
  • Bronze: Atkinson Foundation

    Bronze: Flintridge Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $5-15 million
  • Gold: Gold:Edward C. and Ann T. Roberts Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $30 million
  • Gold: Marin Community Foundation
  • Silver: The Cleveland Foundation

    Silver: Peninsula Community Foundation

    Silver: Arizona Community Foundation
  • Bronze: The Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham

    Bronze: Community Foundation of Ottawa

    Bronze: The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
Community and Public Foundations, assets $10-30 million
  • Gold: Henry M. Jackson Foundation
  • Silver: Albuquerque Community Foundation
  • Bronze: CDC Foundation

    Bronze: Charlottesville-Albemarle Community Foundation

    Bronze: Community Foundation of Jackson Hole

    Bronze: The Portland Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $5-10 million
  • Gold: Charlevoix County Community Foundation
  • Silver: The Global Fund for Women
  • Bronze: Johnson County Community Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets less than $5 million
  • Gold: Jewish Fund for Justice
  • Silver: Middlesex County Community Foundation, Inc.
  • Bronze: Whatcom Community Foundation
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants more than $2.5 million
  • Gold: Microsoft Corporation
  • Silver: The Prudential Foundation

    Silver: Sara Lee Foundation/Sara Lee Corporation
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants less than $2.5 million
  • Gold: The Millipore Foundation
  • Silver: Manulife Financial

Magazines/Periodicals

Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $55 million
  • Gold: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
  • Silver: Edward Lowe Foundation
  • Bronze: Ford Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $30 million
  • Gold: Fremont Area Community Foundation
  • Silver: The Chicago Community Trust
  • Bronze: Northwest Minnesota Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $10-30 million
  • Gold: Permian Basin Area Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $5-10 million
  • Gold: The Global Fund for Women
  • Silver: The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets less than $5 million
  • Gold: Middlesex County Community Foundation, Inc.
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants more than $2.5 million
  • Gold: Mervyn's
Community and Public Foundations, assets less than $5 million
  • Gold: Dannon Institute

Public Information Campaigns

Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $55 million
  • Gold: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
  • Silver: The California Wellness Foundation
  • Bronze: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $5-15 million
  • Gold: Foundations of East Chicago
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $30 million
  • Gold: Rose Community Foundation
  • Silver: California HealthCare Foundation - HMO Campaign

  • Silver: The Minneapolis Foundation

    Silver: The Rapides Foundation

  • Bronze: The Chicago Community Trust - Your Foundation for a Greater Chicago
Community and Public Foundations, assets $10-30 million
  • Gold: The Henry County Community Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets less than $5 million
  • Gold: The Atlanta Women's Foundation
  • Silver: Whatcom Community Foundation
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants more than $2.5 million
  • Gold: Met Life Foundation
  • Silver: Fannie Mae Foundation - Your Credit Matters
  • Bronze: Fannie Mae Foundation - Knowledgeplex

    Bronze: Tenet Healthcare Foundation

Guidelines for Grantseekers

Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $55 million
  • Gold: The California Wellness Foundation
  • Silver: HWilliam Penn Foundation
  • Bronze: Foundation for Child Development

    Bronze: The Kresge Foundation - Core Capital Grants Program
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $30 million
  • Gold: The Ontario Trillium Foundation
  • Silver: The Chicago Community Trust
  • Bronze: The Rapides Foundation

    Bronze: Rose Community Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $5-10 million
  • Gold: The Global Fund for Women
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants more than $2.5 million
  • Gold: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation

Websites

Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $55 million
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $15-55 million
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $30 million
Community and Public Foundations, assets $10-30 million
  • Gold: The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation

    gcrcf.org
  • Silver: Wausau Area Community Foundation, Inc.

    wacf.org
  • Bronze: Permian Basin Area Foundation

    pbaf.org
Community and Public Foundations, assets $5-10 million
Community and Public Foundations, assets less than $5 million
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs annual grants more than $2.5 million
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs annual grants less than $2.5 million

Special Recognition Award

  • Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation—excellence in putting a "face on philanthropy"