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. Future of Humanity Institute — Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $115,652
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  2. GiveWell — Top Charity “Participation” Grants

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $500,000
    Global Health & Development
  3. The Good Food Institute — General Support

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $1,000,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  4. University of Cape Town — Geomagnetics Research

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $493,425
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  5. CDC Foundation — Malaria Control Research

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $1,214,437
    Scientific Research
  6. Brighter Green — Farm Animal Welfare Advocacy in China

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $99,360
    Farm Animal Welfare
  7. Faith in Texas — General Support

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $637,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  8. Heffter Research Institute — General Support

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $100,000
    Drug Policy Reform
  9. Project Peanut Butter — Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food RCT

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $724,929
    Open Philanthropy Project
  10. Brooklyn Community Bail Fund — General Support

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $404,800
    Criminal Justice Reform