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. MAPS — Randomized Controlled Phase 3 Trial for PTSD therapy (2019)

    Award Date:
    08/2019
    Amount:
    $500,000
    Drug Policy Reform
  2. The Pollination Project — Global Animal Advocacy Movement (2019)

    Award Date:
    07/2019
    Amount:
    $362,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  3. Mijente — Criminal Justice Reform (2019)

    Award Date:
    07/2019
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  4. Caltech — Research on Reproductive Biology (Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz)

    Award Date:
    07/2019
    Amount:
    $2,000,000
    Scientific Research
  5. Effective Altruism Foundation — Research and Operations

    Award Date:
    07/2019
    Amount:
    $1,000,000
    Effective Altruism
  6. Animal Rights Center Japan — Broiler and Layer Hen Campaigns

    Award Date:
    07/2019
    Amount:
    $224,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  7. Mercy for Animals — Corporate Campaigns (2019)

    Award Date:
    07/2019
    Amount:
    $4,708,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  8. Project Peanut Butter — Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food RCT (2019)

    Award Date:
    07/2019
    Amount:
    $484,785
    Scientific Research
  9. Humane Society International:India — India Animal Welfare Reform (2019)

    Award Date:
    06/2019
    Amount:
    $1,039,124
    Farm Animal Welfare
  10. Sightline Institute — YIMBYtown 2019 Conference

    Award Date:
    06/2019
    Amount:
    $50,000
    Housing Affordability