Foundation Funding by Issue

Issue totals include foundation funding that could be identified as meant to address a specific issue. In order to provide unique totals and avoid double-counting, each foundation grant has been assigned to exactly one issue category within the human rights taxonomy.

Foundation Funding by Population

Population totals include foundation funding that could be identified as meant to benefit a specific group. Grants may serve multiple populations and would therefore be counted in more than one category.

Foundation Funding by Strategy

Strategy totals include foundation funding that could be identified as supporting a specific strategy. Grants may employ multiple strategies and would therefore be counted in more than one category.

Sample Grants

  • GE Foundation
    University of New Mexico (United States)
    To expand its programming to improve community healthcare outcomes by using a delivery model that increases access to high-quality care in medically underserved areas.
  • The Atlantic Philanthropies
    Equal Justice USA (United States)
    To strengthen death penalty repeal and reform campaigns by providing strategic assistance in policy, organizing, and communications work.