Funders

The Investigative News Network extends its sincere thanks to our funders, without whom the formation and work of this organization would not be possible.

atlanticFor 30 years, Atlantic Philanthropies has made grants to advance opportunity and lasting change for those who are unfairly disadvantaged or vulnerable to life's circumstances. As a limited life foundation, Atlantic makes grants through its Ageing, Children & Youth, Population Health, Reconciliation & Human Rights, and Founding Chairman Programmes.

democracy-fundThe Democracy Fund aspires to the highest ideals of the American republic — government of, by, and for the people. The foundation invest in social entrepreneurs working to ensure that our political system is responsive to the priorities of the American public and has the capacity to meet the greatest challenges facing our country.

eejfThe Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation’s mission is to invest in the future of journalism by building the ethics, skills and opportunities needed to advance principled, probing news and information. EEJF does so through contributions to media institutions and journalism schools nationwide, primarily in areas of investigative reporting, youth education, professional development, and special opportunities.

knightThe John S. and James L. Knight Foundation supports transformational ideas that promote quality journalism, advance media innovation, engage communities and foster the arts. The Foundation believes that democracy thrives when people and communities are informed and engaged.

macarthurThe John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation supports creative people and effective institutions committed to building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world. In addition to selecting the MacArthur Fellows, the Foundation works to defend human rights, advance global conservation and security, make cities better places, and understand how technology is affecting children and society.

mccormickThe Robert R. McCormick Foundation is committed to fostering communities of educated, informed and engaged citizens. Through philanthropic programs, Cantigny Park and museums, the Foundation helps develop citizen leaders and works to make life better in our communities. The Foundation was established as a charitable trust in 1955, upon the death of Colonel Robert R. McCormick, the longtime editor and publisher of the Chicago Tribune. The Robert R. McCormick Foundation is one of the nation's largest foundations, with more than $1 billion in assets.

osfThe Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant societies whose governments are accountable and open to the participation of all people. Working in every part of the world, the Open Society Foundations place a high priority on protecting and improving the lives of people in marginalized communities.

pattersonThe Patterson Foundation works with partners to accelerate positive change, sharing fresh perspectives on strategy, contributing new ideas and providing resources. We believe we're stronger together—that the act of creative collaboration produces results and knowledge that can be applied more broadly to transcend any single act of philanthropy.

rockefellerFounded in 1940, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund advances social change that contributes to a more just, sustainable, and peaceful world. The RBF's grantmaking is organized around three themes: Democratic Practice, Peacebuilding, and Sustainable Development.

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation funds programs that help reduce global poverty, limit the risk of climate change, improve education for students in California and elsewhere, improve reproductive health and rights worldwide, support vibrant performing arts in our community, advance the field of philanthropy, and support disadvantaged communities in the San Francisco Bay Area.

pclb_headerThe Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation was established in 1999 by Dr. Peter Buck and his wife Carmen Lucia as a private family foundation seeking to improve the quality of life in the communities it serves. With its grants and in the work it supports, the Foundation pursues a paramount goal: "Giving motivated people the tools they need to help themselves."

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