1. incorporated foundation; juridical foundationLaw, etc. term, See also 社団法人
Wikipedia definition
2. Foundation (non-profit)A foundation (also a charitable foundation) is a legal categorization of nonprofit organizations that will typically either donate funds and support to other organizations, or provide the source of funding for its own charitable purposes. This type of non-profit organization differs from a private foundation which is typically endowed by an individual or family.
Read “Foundation (non-profit)” on English Wikipedia
Read “財団法人” on Japanese Wikipedia
Read “Foundation (non-profit)” on DBpedia


to talk about this word.