General Support

Unrestricted support for the day-to-day operating costs of an organization or to further the organization’s general purpose

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17%
$64.6 Million
out of $376.8 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $25,000

Top Funders

Foundation to Promote Open Society
$8.8 M
Ford Foundation
$7.4 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$7.1 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$4.3 M
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$3.6 M
Caerus Foundation, Inc.
$3.0 M
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$2.9 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$2.5 M
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$2.2 M
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$1.5 M
California Community Foundation
$1.1 M
Diana Davis Spencer Foundation
$960.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation United States
$958.2 K
The Nduna Foundation
$955.0 K
Sarah Scaife Foundation, Inc.
$940.0 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$930.0 K
NoVo Foundation
$915.0 K
Catalyst for Peace
$794.3 K
The Nathan Cummings Foundation
$770.0 K
Oak Foundation
$700.0 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$697.5 K
Charles Koch Foundation
$685.7 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$615.5 K
The San Francisco Foundation
$598.0 K
WEM Foundation
$520.0 K

Starting in 2014, the Open Society Foundations’ grants data is reported by and attributed to the individual legal entities that constitute the Foundations. Prior to 2014, grantmaking from these funders are collectively attributed to ‘Open Society Foundations’.

Issue Focus

General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$17.8 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$12.1 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$9.1 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$7.0 M
Gender Equality
$6.0 M
Weapons
$4.0 M
Democracy-building
$3.2 M
Nuclear Issues
$3.0 M
Peacebuilding
$2.1 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$2.0 M
Transitional Justice
$1.7 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$1.7 M
International Development
$1.6 M
Migration
$1.4 M
Gender-based Violence
$1.3 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.1 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$590.0 K
Cybersecurity
$512.5 K
Militarism
$324.4 K
Conflict Resolution
$156.3 K
Accountability and Transparency
$144.0 K
Peace Negotiations
$51.5 K

Regional Focus