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. Compassion in World Farming USA — General Support (2021)

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $550,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  2. SCI Foundation — General Support

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $3,129,000
    Global Health & Development
  3. Wageningen University & Research — Wild-Caught Fish Welfare

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $519,434
    Farm Animal Welfare
  4. MIT Media Lab — Kevin Esvelt’s Research (2021)

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $1,000,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  5. CDC Foundation — Malaria Control Research Project (2021)

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $672,500
    Scientific Research
  6. UC Berkeley — Adversarial Robustness Research (David Wagner)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $330,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  7. UC Berkeley — Adversarial Robustness Research (Dawn Song)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $330,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  8. Sightsavers — Deworming Programs (2021)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $2,796,000
    Global Health & Development
  9. University of Tübingen — Robustness Research (Wieland Brendel)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $590,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  10. Changing Markets Foundation — Fish Welfare Retail Campaigns

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $500,000
    Farm Animal Welfare