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 2019 are still being collected and indexed; figures will change once the data is updated.

21%
$30.7 Million
out of $146.3 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $40,000

Top Funders

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$6.1 M
Humanity United
$4.9 M
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$3.8 M
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$3.5 M
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$3.2 M
The ARCA Foundation
$2.7 M
Ford Foundation
$2.2 M
King Baudouin Foundation United States
$1.9 M
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$1.4 M
Colombe Peace Foundation
$735.0 K
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$700.0 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$663.5 K
Euro-Mediterranean Foundation of Support to Human Rights Defenders
$453.8 K
American Jewish World Service
$405.0 K
Madre
$343.9 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$208.0 K
The Rockefeller Foundation
$200.0 K
Boston Foundation Inc
$170.0 K
The Democracy Fund
$150.0 K
The Starr Foundation
$115.0 K
Central New York Community Foundation, Inc.
$95.2 K
The Minneapolis Foundation
$90.0 K
Mama Cash
$67.1 K
Fund for Nonviolence
$60.0 K
Flora Family Foundation
$55.0 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
$7.6 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$6.2 M
Accountability and Transparency
$3.9 M
Gender Equality
$2.9 M
Democracy-building
$2.4 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$1.8 M
Nuclear Issues
$1.7 M
Peacebuilding
$1.7 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$1.7 M
Transitional Justice
$1.2 M
Migration
$856.8 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$719.5 K
Gender-based Violence
$459.0 K
Cybersecurity
$449.0 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$323.9 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$153.0 K
International Development
$124.5 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$98.2 K
International and Regional Institutions
$95.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$65.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$30.0 K
Peace Negotiations
$30.0 K
Militarism
$20.0 K
Weapons
$5.0 K

Regional Focus