Google to create grant-making foundation The Foundation, however, will go beyond this and actually make cash grants to non-profits. In addition it is likely non-US groups will be eligible for these. Tagged with: Digital Giving/Philanthropy Howard Lake | 6 May 2004 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis 23 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Uber-search engine Google has announced it is to create a charitable grant-making foundation.In the run-up to the anticipated public offering of Google on the US stock market, the search engine company has announced that it will create a charitable foundation to co-ordinate all its charitable activities.It already offers a ‘Google Grants’ programme which gives US non-profit groups free AdWords„¢ advertising on its results pages. Current applications are on hold but you can still fill in the downloadable application form for possible future consideration. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.