North Carolina Foundations

Burroughs Wellcome Fund
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund is an independent private foundation dedicated to advancing the biomedical sciences by supporting research and other scientific and educational activities within seven focus areas: Biomedical SciencesInfectious DiseaseInterfaces in Science,  Quantitative and and Statistical Thinking in Life SciencesReproductive SciencesScience Education and Translational Research.
Golden L.E.A.F. Foundation
The Foundation awards grants to 501(c)(3) nonprofits and governmental entities across North Carolina. Golden LEAF's grantsmaking focuses on three priorities: agriculture, job creation and retention, and workforce preparedness. 
Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust
The Trust’s goals are to improve the quality of life and quality of health for future generations of North Carolinians. The Trust fulfills its mission through the the Health Improvement in North Carolina division.
North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation, Inc.
The Foundation typically supports programs in North Carolina that help to meet the educational needs of today's society and of future generations.
Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation (suspended until Fall 2017)
The Foundation makes grants to nonprofit, tax-exempt, charitable organizations and institutions that are exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or to governmental units within the current focus areas: Community Economic DevelopmentStrengthening Democracy, the EnvironmentPublic Education, and Social Justice and Equity.