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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$62.3 Million
out of $435.4 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $32,000

Top Funders

Ford Foundation
$11.7 M
The Skoll Foundation
$11.3 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$6.1 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$4.4 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$3.6 M
NoVo Foundation
$3.2 M
Caerus Foundation, Inc.
$2.6 M
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$2.6 M
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$2.4 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$1.7 M
Adelson Family Foundation
$1.6 M
Oak Foundation
$1.4 M
Annenberg Foundation
$1.3 M
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$1.1 M
William K. Bowes, Jr. Foundation
$1.0 M
Robertson Foundation
$1.0 M
Omidyar Network Fund, Inc.
$950.0 K
Sarah Scaife Foundation, Inc.
$875.0 K
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$840.0 K
Colombe Peace Foundation
$715.0 K
The Nduna Foundation
$700.0 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$610.0 K
Mama Cash
$545.9 K
Catalyst for Peace
$511.0 K
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Inc.
$456.0 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
$13.7 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$10.4 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$9.4 M
Nuclear Issues
$5.1 M
Accountability and Transparency
$4.6 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$4.5 M
Gender Equality
$4.2 M
Transitional Justice
$3.4 M
$3.1 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$2.3 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$2.3 M
$2.1 M
$1.1 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.0 M
$953.4 K
Gender-based Violence
$933.0 K
$817.9 K
International and Regional Institutions
$668.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$318.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$116.7 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$82.0 K
International Development
$51.0 K

Regional Focus