Wilmer Shields Rich Award Winners 2009

Annual or Biennial Reports

Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $250 million
  • Gold: The McKnight Foundation
  • Silver: Kansas Health Foundation
  • Bronze: Public Welfare Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $101-250 million
  • Gold: The McGregor Fund
  • Silver: The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
  • Bronze: Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $21-100 million
  • Gold: Consumer Health Foundation
  • Silver: The Tow Foundation
  • Bronze: The Siragusa Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $5-20 million
  • Bronze: Silverton Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets Less than $5 million
  • Bronze: Change a Life Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $250 million
  • Gold: The Cleveland Foundation
  • Silver: The Boston Foundation
  • Bronze: The Winston-Salem Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $101-250 million
  • Gold: Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region
  • Silver: Grand Rapids Community Foundation
  • Bronze: Central New York Community Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $21-100 million
  • Gold: Community Foundation of the LowCountry
  • Silver: Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc.
  • Bronze: Community Foundation of Western Nevada
Community and Public Foundations, assets $5-20 million
  • Gold: The Community Foundation of Westmoreland County
  • Silver: Community Foundation of Wabash County
  • Bronze: Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets Less than $5 million
  • Gold: Global Greengrants Fund
  • Silver: Community Foundation of East Mississippi
  • Bronze: Telluride Foundation
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants more than $2.5 million
  • Gold: The Medtronic Foundation
  • Silver: Aetna Foundation
  • Bronze: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants less than $2.5 million
  • Gold: The Blue Foundation for a Healthy Florida
  • Silver: Ayala Foundation, Inc.

Newsletters

Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $250 million
  • Gold: Open Society Institute
  • Silver: Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust
  • Bronze: Lumina Foundation for Education
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $101-250 million
  • Silver: Arcus Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $21-100 million
  • Silver: Consumer Health Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $5-20 million
  • Gold: Cherokee Preservation Foundation
  • Silver: The Sunshine Lady Foundation, Inc.
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $250 million
  • Gold: The Boston Foundation
  • Silver: The Columbus Foundation
  • Bronze: The Dayton Foundation (Good News)
Community and Public Foundations, assets $101-250 million
  • Silver: Grand Rapids Community Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $21-100 million
  • Gold: Global Fund for Women
  • Silver: The Community Foundation for Southwest Washington
  • Bronze: Community Foundation of Ottawa
Community and Public Foundations, assets $5-20 million
  • Bronze: Foundation for the Mid South
Community and Public Foundations, assets less than $5 million
  • Gold: Middlesex County Community Foundation
  • Silver: Community Foundation of East Mississippi
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants more than $2.5 million
  • Gold: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation

Public Policy Campaigns

Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $250 million
  • Gold: Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
  • Silver: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    (Commission)
  • Bronze: Open Society Institute (The Price of Silence)
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $101-250 million
  • Gold: The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International
  • Silver: The Rapides Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $250 million
  • Gold: The Cleveland Foundation
  • Silver: Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $101 - $250 million
  • Gold: The Erie Community Foundation
  • Silver: KnowledgeWorks Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $21-100 million
  • Silver: Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut
Community and Public Foundations, assets $5-20 million
  • Silver: Foundation for the Mid South
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants more than $2.5 million
  • Gold: AXA Foundation
  • Silver: MetLife Foundation

Special Reports

Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $250 million
  • Gold: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation (The Road Ahead)
  • Silver: Open Society Institute
  • Bronze: The Skillman Foundation
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $101-250 million
  • Silver: Foellinger Foundation, Inc. (Shop Talk)
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $21-100 million
  • Gold: Roy A. Hunt Foundation
  • Silver: The Needmor Fund
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $5-20 million
  • Gold: Quixote Foundation
  • Silver: The Sunshine Lady Foundation, Inc.
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $250 million
  • Gold: Silicon Valley Community Foundation (Investing in the Common Good)
  • Silver: The Winnipeg Foundation
  • Bronze: The Dayton Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $101-250 million
  • Gold: KnowledgeWorks Foundation
  • Silver: Gulf Coast Community Foundation of Venice
  • Bronze: Ontario Trillium Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $21-100 million
  • Gold: Community Foundation of Southeastern Connecticut, Inc.
  • Silver: Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut
  • Bronze: The Kitchener & Waterloo Community Foundation
Community and Public Foundations, assets $5-20 million
  • Gold: Rio Grande Cancer Foundation
  • Silver: Foundation for the Mid South
  • Bronze: Hancock County Community Foundation
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants more than $2.5 million
  • Gold: The Medtronic Foundation
  • Silver: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation (Addressing Cause of Death)
  • Bronze: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation (Access to Care for Uninsured)
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs, annual grants less than $2.5 million
  • Silver: Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation

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Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets more than $250 million
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $101-250 million
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets $21-100 million
Independent, Family and Operating Foundations, assets Less than $5 million
Community and Public Foundations, assets more than $250 million
Community and Public Foundations, assets $101-250 million
Community and Public Foundations, assets $21-100 million
Community and Public Foundations, assets $5-20 million
Community and Public Foundations, assets less than $5 million
Corporate Foundations and Giving Programs annual grants more than $2.5 million