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. Deworm the World Initiative — General Support

    Award Date:
    01/2016
    Amount:
    $10,790,000
    Global Health & Development
  2. Schistosomiasis Control Initiative — General Support

    Award Date:
    01/2016
    Amount:
    $1,000,000
    Global Health & Development
  3. GiveDirectly — General Support

    Award Date:
    01/2016
    Amount:
    $9,750,000
    Global Health & Development
  4. JustLeadershipUSA — Campaign to Close Rikers

    Award Date:
    12/2015
    Amount:
    $900,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  5. Center for Popular Democracy — Fed Up Campaign 2016

    Award Date:
    12/2015
    Amount:
    $1,429,000
    Macroeconomic Policy
  6. Iodine Global Network — General Support

    Award Date:
    12/2015
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Global Health & Development
  7. Development Media International — General Support (December 2015)

    Award Date:
    12/2015
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Global Health & Development
  8. Living Goods — General Support

    Award Date:
    12/2015
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Global Health & Development
  9. Heffter Research Institute — General Support

    Award Date:
    12/2015
    Amount:
    $100,000
    Drug Policy Reform
  10. Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition — Universal Salt Iodization

    Award Date:
    10/2015
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Global Health & Development