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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Grants from 2018 are still being collected and indexed; figures will change once the data is updated.

16%
$38.1 Million
out of $239.3 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $30,000

Top Funders

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$10.7 M
Ford Foundation
$7.1 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$6.7 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$4.5 M
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$2.3 M
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$1.6 M
The Nathan Cummings Foundation
$770.0 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$697.5 K
Foundation for a Just Society
$450.0 K
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$319.0 K
Boston Foundation Inc
$282.5 K
Oak Foundation
$250.0 K
The Democracy Fund
$250.0 K
Klarman Family Foundation
$250.0 K
CHARITIES AID FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
$222.3 K
SAMUEL RUBIN FOUNDATION
$221.0 K
Seattle Foundation
$220.0 K
The ARCA Foundation
$205.0 K
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$200.0 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$196.5 K
Colombe Peace Foundation
$165.0 K
Humanity United
$150.0 K
Marguerite Casey Foundation
$150.0 K
The Starr Foundation
$100.0 K
Thousand Currents
$100.0 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

Cybersecurity
$7.0 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$6.8 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$4.4 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$4.2 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$4.0 M
Gender Equality
$3.7 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$3.0 M
Democracy-building
$2.4 M
Nuclear Issues
$2.1 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.6 M
Peacebuilding
$890.0 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$885.0 K
International Development
$700.0 K
Transitional Justice
$622.5 K
Weapons
$479.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$350.0 K
Migration
$333.1 K
Gender-based Violence
$228.2 K
Militarism
$225.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$158.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$104.5 K
Peace Negotiations
$40.0 K

Regional Focus