We fund organizations and projects that show great promise for saving and improving lives and for helping us learn.

We've organized the grants in Our Portfolio in a database that you can browse and download. To view only the grants we’ve made as part of the Open Philanthropy Project, click here.

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Grant Organization Topic Date of Award Amount
Promise of Justice Initiative — General Support Promise of Justice Initiative Criminal Justice Reform 05/2016 $81,000
iGEM — Synthetic Biology Safety and Security International Genetically Engineered Machine Foundation Biosecurity 05/2016 $520,000
Better Boulder — YIMBY 2016 Better Boulder Housing Affordability 04/2016 $37,000
Accountable Justice Project — General Support Accountable Justice Project Criminal Justice Reform 04/2016 $350,000
Future of Research — General Support Future of Research Scientific Research 04/2016 $300,000
Correctional Association of New York — General Support Correctional Association of New York Criminal Justice Reform 04/2016 $50,000
Global Animal Partnership — General Support Global Animal Partnership Farm Animal Welfare 04/2016 $500,000
Peterson Institute for International Economics — Macroeconomic Stabilization Peterson Institute for International Economics Macroeconomic Policy 04/2016 $250,000
Center for American Progress — Macroeconomic Stabilization Center for American Progress Macroeconomic Policy 03/2016 $500,000
University of Pennsylvania — Philip Tetlock on Forecasting University of Pennsylvania Forecasting 03/2016 $500,000
Ayni Institute — Movement Ecology Training Ayni Institute Criminal Justice Reform 03/2016 $115,000
Evidence Action — No Lean Season Evidence Action Potential GiveWell Top Charities 03/2016 $812,351
Future of Life Institute — General Support Future of Life Institute Global Catastrophic Risks 03/2016 $100,000
Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Synthetic Neurobiology Group MIT Synthetic Neurobiology Group Scientific Research 03/2016 $2,970,000
The Ordinary People Society — Criminal Justice Reform The Ordinary People Society Criminal Justice Reform 03/2016 $50,000
Institute of the Black World — Criminal Justice Reform Institute of the Black World Criminal Justice Reform 03/2016 $50,000
Vera Institute of Justice — Common Justice Vera Institute of Justice Criminal Justice Reform 02/2016 $200,000
Seattle for Everyone — General Support Seattle for Everyone Housing Affordability 02/2016 $50,000
Protect the People — Seasonal Migration from Haiti Protect the People Labor Mobility 02/2016 $550,000
Center for Global Development — General Support Center for Global Development Global Health & Development 02/2016 $3,000,000