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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$65.2 Million
out of $350.7 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $20,000

Top Funders

Nationale Postcode Loterij
$14.7 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$7.2 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$4.7 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$3.6 M
The Marcus Foundation, Inc.
$3.3 M
Caerus Foundation, Inc.
$2.7 M
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$2.3 M
The Skoll Foundation
$2.0 M
Tides Foundation
$1.7 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$1.6 M
The Charitable Foundation
$1.5 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$1.5 M
New Israel Foundation
$1.4 M
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$1.2 M
William K. Bowes, Jr. Foundation
$1.2 M
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$1.1 M
Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program
$1.1 M
Oak Foundation
$1.1 M
Sarah Scaife Foundation, Inc.
$910.0 K
NoVo Foundation
$725.0 K
The Nduna Foundation
$700.0 K
Catalyst for Peace
$635.0 K
Ford Foundation
$500.0 K
Humanity United
$490.0 K
Boston Foundation Inc
$406.5 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 - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$30.6 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$10.0 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$4.2 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$4.2 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$3.4 M
$2.8 M
Nuclear Issues
$2.8 M
International Development
$2.1 M
$2.0 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$1.9 M
Conflict Resolution
$1.7 M
$1.5 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$1.0 M
Gender Equality
$987.7 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$978.6 K
$750.0 K
$670.7 K
Transitional Justice
$641.9 K
Gender-based Violence
$615.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$540.0 K
Accountability and Transparency
$325.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$110.0 K
$105.4 K
Peace Negotiations
$6.5 K

Regional Focus