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. Sightline Institute — Housing and Urban Development

    Award Date:
    10/2015
    Amount:
    $400,000
    Housing Affordability
  2. Urban Institute — Land Use Convening

    Award Date:
    09/2015
    Amount:
    $97,865
    Housing Affordability
  3. J-PAL — Support for Immunization Incentives RCTs

    Award Date:
    09/2015
    Amount:
    $200,000
    Global Health & Development
  4. GiveWell — General Support

    Award Date:
    08/2015
    Amount:
    $1,186,840
    Global Health & Development
  5. Georgetown University — Public Health and Cannabis Legalization

    Award Date:
    08/2015
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Drug Policy Reform
  6. Future of Life Institute — Artificial Intelligence Risk Reduction

    Award Date:
    08/2015
    Amount:
    $1,186,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  7. New York University — Support for a Labor Mobility RCT

    Award Date:
    08/2015
    Amount:
    $30,000
    Immigration Policy
  8. Drug Policy Alliance — General Support

    Award Date:
    08/2015
    Amount:
    $150,000
    Drug Policy Reform
  9. ARNOVA — History of Philanthropy Prize

    Award Date:
    08/2015
    Amount:
    $2,000
    History of Philanthropy
  10. WaitList Zero — General Support

    Award Date:
    08/2015
    Amount:
    $200,000
    Organ Transplantation