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Nov 07, 2017, 11:00 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Awards $3 Million to Game-Changing Arts Real Estate Organization

Today, the Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced $3 million in additional funding for the Community Arts Stabilization Trust (CAST), a game-changing...


Sep 13, 2017, 08:00 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Awards $3 Million for Innovative Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research Projects

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today that it has awarded $3 million for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) research through its Innovator...


Sep 06, 2017, 11:00 ET New $3 Million Investment for Oakland Elementary Schools

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today it has invested more than $3 million in 39 district and charter elementary schools in Oakland for the...


May 30, 2017, 09:00 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Announces Grant Opportunity for Collaborative Research Projects Related to Inflammatory Bowel Disease

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation has announced that it will accept proposals for its Synergy Awards program from June 2 through October 2, 2017. The...


Feb 14, 2017, 08:30 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Awards $750,000 for Collaborative Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research Projects

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today that it has awarded $750,000 for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) research through its Synergy Award...


Feb 07, 2017, 08:30 ET Rainin Arts Real Estate Strategy Goes Online to Counter Displacement Threats to Arts and Cultural Organizations

There's an innovative solution for arts and cultural organizations facing displacement in cities and communities across the country—and a new...


Jan 26, 2017, 11:30 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Awards Three Public Art Grants

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today that three new public art projects will receive a total of $400,000 in the inaugural round of the...


Jan 10, 2017, 09:00 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Announces Grant Opportunity for Novel, High-Risk IBD-Related Research

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation encourages scientists worldwide to pursue unconventional ideas outside the boundaries of mainstream Inflammatory...


Dec 06, 2016, 19:04 ET Mayor Libby Schaaf Announces Major $1.7M Philanthropic Investment to Help Create Safe & Affordable Space for Oakland's Arts Community

Today, Mayor Libby Schaaf announced $1.7 million in philanthropic funds to support sustainable, long-term solutions to creating affordable, safe...


Sep 22, 2016, 09:00 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Awards Over $3 Million to High-Risk, High Reward Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research Projects

 The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today that it has awarded more than $3 million for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) research through...


Jan 11, 2016, 08:50 ET The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Announces $100,000 Innovator Grant Opportunity for Scientists

 To inspire scientists to pursue out-of-the-box ideas and push the boundaries of mainstream Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) research, the...


Oct 27, 2015, 09:30 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Continues Major Investments in IBD Research, Awards First Grants for Diet and Nutrition-Related Projects

 The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today that it has awarded $2.9 million for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) research including, for...


Jan 22, 2015, 14:00 ET The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Invites Submissions for 2015 Innovator Grant Awards

 As part of its mission to advance research and find a cure for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), the Kenneth Rainin Foundation seeks Letters...


Dec 10, 2014, 12:45 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Commits to "Invest in US" Challenge

 The Kenneth Rainin Foundation has joined the launch of Invest in US, a national campaign and challenge issued today by President Barack Obama...


Oct 13, 2014, 13:00 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Awards Over $2 Million in Grants for Cutting-edge Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today that it will grant $2.2 million to scientists to conduct Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) research....


Aug 18, 2014, 13:30 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Selects Luggage Store Gallery for New Art & Technology Installations in Central Market Neighborhood

 The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today that the Luggage Store Gallery was selected as the winner of its Imagining Central Market...


Jun 03, 2014, 13:00 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Launches New Multi-Year Early Literacy Initiatives for Oakland Children

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation's Board of Directors announced the launch of two multi-year early literacy initiatives that will serve Oakland...


Feb 11, 2014, 13:30 ET Kenneth Rainin Foundation Seeks Innovative Projects For Burgeoning Arts & Technology District

 The Kenneth Rainin Foundation (the "Foundation") is pleased to announce the Imagining Central Market initiative. San Francisco's Central...


Jan 09, 2014, 13:30 ET The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Seeks Applicants for 2014 Innovator Awards in Health

Grants will Provide $100,000 for Collaborative and Innovative Projects in any Scientific Discipline to advance Inflammatory Bowel Disease...


Aug 08, 2013, 13:10 ET The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Continues its Commitment to Ending Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Awarding $1.5 Million in Research Grants

Foundation awards 15 grants to support cutting-edge research for Inflammatory Bowel Disease and hosts annual Innovations Symposium to promote...


Jun 26, 2013, 15:00 ET Foundation Encourages Innovation to Advance Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research

 The Kenneth Rainin Foundation's Innovations Symposium will bring together the finest minds from multiple sectors in this one-day event to...


Dec 13, 2012, 10:06 ET The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Announces 2013 Innovator Awards Program $100,000 Grants For Transformative IBD Research Projects

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today its 2013 Innovator Awards Program for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). The Program supports...


Nov 30, 2012, 10:07 ET The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Announces 2013 Innovations Symposium - Stress Responses, Inflammation And Disease

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today its next Innovations Symposium, which will be held on Friday, July 12, 2013 at The Four Seasons...


Sep 20, 2012, 10:08 ET The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Holds Its First Innovations Symposium

The first annual Kenneth Rainin Foundation Innovations Symposium entitled, "New Insights in Human Evolution and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD),"...


Aug 24, 2012, 13:17 ET The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Announces $1,000,000 in Grants Awarded for Innovative IBD Research

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation (KRF) announced today the recipients of its 2012 Innovator Awards and its 2012 Breakthrough Awards for Inflammatory...