We want to maximize the impact of our portfolio.

We're open to supporting safe bets, like direct cash transfers to the world's poorest people, as well as high-risk, high-reward projects, like minimizing risks from potentially world-changing science and technology. Read more about how we choose what to fund here.

  1. Essie Justice Group — General Support

    Award Date:
    10/2017
    Amount:
    $300,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  2. UC Berkeley — AI Safety Research

    Award Date:
    10/2017
    Amount:
    $1,450,016
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  3. Solar Radiation Management Governance Initiative — General Support

    Award Date:
    09/2017
    Amount:
    $2,000,000
    Solar Radiation Management
  4. Albert Schweitzer Foundation — General Support

    Award Date:
    09/2017
    Amount:
    $1,000,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  5. Corrections Accountability Project — General Support

    Award Date:
    09/2017
    Amount:
    $100,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  6. Gamechanger Labs — Student Organizing Initiative

    Award Date:
    09/2017
    Amount:
    $100,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  7. Texas After Violence Project — Video Documentation Project

    Award Date:
    09/2017
    Amount:
    $52,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  8. We Got Us Now — General Support

    Award Date:
    09/2017
    Amount:
    $100,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  9. The Humane League — Open Wing Alliance

    Award Date:
    09/2017
    Amount:
    $2,000,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  10. CNAS — Technological Risks and National Security

    Award Date:
    08/2017
    Amount:
    $260,000
    Global Catastrophic Risks