Recent Grants

2014 Grants

2013 Grants

2012 Grants

2011 Grants

2010 Grants

 

2008 Grants

2007 Grants

2006 Grants

2005 Grants

2009 Board Grants

African Women’s Millennium Initiative on Poverty and Human Rights

Dakar, Senegal

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $90,000 over one year

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Cambridge, MA

Support of the comprehensive campaign, $50,000 over one year

Support of the Global Nuclear Future project, $40,000 over one year

Arizona Animal Welfare League

Phoenix, AR

General support, $50,000 over two years

 

Breast Cancer Research Foundation

New York, NY

General support, $30,000 over one year

 

Center on Education Policy

Washington, DC

Support to evaluate the use of government fuds for public education reform under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act project, $30,000 over one year

 

Conservation International

Washington, DC

Support of the Regional Marine Strategies work on Seagrasses, $40,000 over one year

 

EarthRights International

Washington, DC

General support, $40,000 over one year

Equilibres et Populations

Paris, France

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support of the campaign to end fistula in Mauritania, $150,000 over three years

Global Fund for Children

New York, NY

General support, $50,000 over one year 

Hope and Glory Foundation

Kampala, Uganda

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support of a 2010 conference on teacher training in Kampala, Uganda, $30,000 over one year

 

The Land Institute

Salina, KS

General support, $100,000 over two years

 

Leadership Institute at Harvard College

Cambridge, MA

General support, $50,000 over two years

Mercy Corps

Portland, OR

Support of the Capital Campaign, $25,000 over one year

Mercy Ships

Garden Valley, Texas

Support of a project to develop and implement uniform operating standards for medical procedures, $75,000 over 18 months

Oil Change International

Washington, DC

General support, $50,000 over two years

Oregon College or Arts and Crafts

Portland, OR

Support of scholarships and the capital campaign , $87,500 over one year

Progeria Research Foundation

Peabody, MA

General support, $30,000 over one year

 

Ravenswood Family Health Center

East Palo Alto, CA

General support, $80,000 over two years

San Francisco Ballet

San Francisco, CA

Support of the Dance in Schools and Communities program support, $40,000 over one year

Stanford University, Hamid and Christine Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies

Stanford, CA

Support of a resident fellowship, $25,000 over one year

Sustainable Northwest

Portland, OR

Support of the Health Forests, Healthy Communities Partnership, $30,000 over one year

 

Townhouse Gallery

Cairo, Egypt

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support,  $35,000 over 18 months

UNESCO

Paris, France

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support of projects in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, $30,000 over one year

Wildlife Conservation Society

Bronx, NY

Support of the Madagascar cetacean project, $40,000 over two years

Council Grants

350.org

Berkeley, CA

(Paid through Sustainable Markets Foundation)

General support, $20,000

Abilities United

Palo Alto, CA

General support, $5,000

Amazon Watch

San Francisco, CA

General support, $5,000

Ashoka

Arlington, VA

Support of theTofulty Foundation, $20,000

Support of Al Jisr, $5,000

Cal Performances

Berkeley, CA

Support of the 2009 Ailey Camp, $10,000

University of California, Santa Cruz

New Teacher Center

Santa Cruz, CA

Support of research on success strategies for new teachers of color, $15,000

Center for Health and Gender Equity

Takoma Park, MD

General support, $10,000

Cool the Earth

Kentfield, CA

General support, $20,000

Coral Cay Conservation

London, United Kingdom

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $20,000

Dancers' Group

San Francisco, CA

Support of Dance for All in Guguletu, South Africa, $2,500

Equality Now

New York, NY

General support, $5,000

First Presbyterian Church

Palo Alto, CA

General support, $10,000      

Support of the Social Justice Ministry, $5,000

                                                       

Focus the Nation

Portland, OR

General support, $20,000       

                        

Funders' Network for Afghan Women

New York, NY

(Paid through Women for Afghan Women)

General support, $15,000   

Genocide Intervention Network

Washington, DC

General support, $5,000

Global Footprint Network

Oakland, CA

General support, $15,000

                                                                             

Global Fund for Women

San Francisco, CA

General support, $10,000 over one year

                                           

Greenhorns

Red Hook, NY

(Paid through Social and Environmental Entrepreneurs)

General support of "The Greenhorns" film, $30,000     

The Gretta Foundation

San Francisco, CA

Support of a needs assessment trip to Uganda, $6,000

Homeboy Industries

Los Angeles, CA

General support, $16,000

                                       

InnVision, The Way Home

San Jose, CA

Support of the Opportunity Center, $20,000 over two years

International Qajar Studies Association

Santa Barbara, CA

General support, $15,000

Khaniqahi Nimatullahi

New York, NY

General support, $5,000

Lakota Fund

Kyle, SD

General support, $15,000

Mercy Corps

Portland, OR

Support of programs to assist displaced school-age children in the Swat Valley region of Pakistan, $5,000     

Morgan Autism Center

San Jose, CA

General support, $20,000

Near East Foundation

New York, NY

Support of the Ennakhil Women’s Center in Casablanca, Morocco, $5,000              

New Global Citizens

Phoenix, AZ

General support, $10,000

New Teacher Center

Santa Cruz, CA

Support of research on minority teacher turnover, $15,000

Pacific Autism Center of Education

Santa Clara, CA

General support, $20,000

Peninsula Teen Opera

Redwood City, CA

Support of a business support manager position, $20,000 over two years

Project C.U.R.E.

Centennial, CO

Support of a health clinic in Pucusana, Peru, $2,500        

 

Project We Hope

Palo Alto, CA

Support of relief efforts in Apla, Samoa following the September 29, 2009 tsunami, $1,000

Refugees International

Washington, DC

Support of the Ken and Darcy Bacon Center for the Study of Climate Displacement, $20,000

                                     

Rwanda Women's Network

Kigali, Rwanda

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $5,000

San Francisco State University

San Francisco, CA

Support of research on research on integrated play groups for youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder,$17,500 over one year

                                                                                 

Sarvodaya USA

Madison, WI

Support for relief assistance for internally displaced persons in Sri Lanka, $15,000   

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties

San Jose, CA

General support, $1,000

SNV Netherlands Development Organization, Uganda

Kampala, Uganda

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support for the assessment of an SMS-based system to monitor teacher absenteeism in primary schools in Uganda, $22,500

SpiritCare Ministry to Seniors

Burlingame, CA

General support, $18,000

Synergos Institute, Inc.

New York, NY

Support of Al Kawtar in Marrakech, Morocco, $10,000

                                           

Trópico Verde

Guatemala City, Guatamala

(Paid through the Institute of Policy Studies)

General support, $20,000

United Campus Christian Ministry at Stanford University

Stanford, CA

General support, $10,000 over two years

Valley Community Clinic

North Hollywood, CA

General support, $24,000             

           

Vision 21

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire,  England

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support of Water 21, $5,000

Voices on the Border

Washington, DC

Support of the Amando Lopez Forest preservation project, $10,000   

Westwind Riding Institute

Los Altos Hills, CA To support the 4-H Riding for the Handicapped program, $2,500

Wings Learning Center, Inc.

Redwood City, CA

General support, $17,500

World Learning

Montclair, NJ

Support of the Turkish Experiment in International Living, $10,000        

YMCA of Silicon Valley

San Jose, CA

General support, $2,500

Youth Community Service

Palo Alto, CA

General support, $10,000

Presidential Discretionary Grants

African Leadership Academy

Sandton, South Africa

Supplement to 2008 grant to support scholarships, $2,000

Ashoka

Arlington, VA

Support of Ashoka Arab World, $5,000

National Center for Family Philanthropy

Washington, DC

General support, $20,000 over two years

Nueva School

Hillsborough, CA

Support of the scholarships for the summer institute on Social and Emotional Learning, $5,000

Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

New York, NY

Support for a monograph entitled "From Good Intentions to Real Impact: Solutions for Impact Investors”, $5,000

Springboard Forward

Belmont, CA

General support, $20,000

Tides Foundation

San Francisco, CA

Support of the Kalimpong Development Primary School, $10,000

 

Climate Protection Program

Alternative Energy Resources Organization

Helena, MT

Support of the energy project, $25,000

Columbia University, Earth Institute

New York, NY

Support of public outreach work in climate, $30,000

          

Environmental Integrity Project

Washington, DC

General support, $75,000          

         

The Land Institute

Salina, KS

Support of the Climate and Energy Project initiatives, $75,000

 

Plains Justice

Cedar Rapids, IA

General support, $75,000

Rainforest Action Network

San Francisco, CA

Support of the Global Finance Campaign, $60,000

 

Rockefeller Family Fund

New York, NY

Support of RE-AMP and the Power Plant Finance Project, $170,000

Sierra Club Foundation

San Francisco, CA

Support of the Move Beyond Coal campaign, $100,000

 

Southern Environmental Law Center, Inc.

Charlottesville, VA

Support of regional coal work, $70,000

The Regeneration Project

San Francisco, CA

Support of the Interfaith Power and Light Campaign, $75,000

 

Gap Program

The Gap Program supports a selected number of organizations working to address the gap between the world's rich and poor. The program is focused on the developing world, and is by invitation only.

Gap Africa: Tanzania

Apopo

Antwerpen, Belgium

(Paid through King Baudouin Foundation United States)

General support, $45,000 over two years

Arusha Mental Health Trust

Arusha, Tanzania

(Paid Through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $50,000 over two years

Bukoba Women's Empowerment Association

Bukoba, Tanzania

(Paid through Women's Global Connection)

General support, $20,000 over two years

Centre for Widows and Children Assistance

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $50,000 over two years

Friends of Africa Foundation

Friday Harbor, WA

Support of the &Beyond Foundation, $45,000 over two years

Maasai Women Development Organization

Arusha, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $120,000 over two years

Matumaini Mapya

Bukoba,  Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $50,000 over two years

Mwanza Women Development Association

Mwanza, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $50,000 over two years

Oxfam Great Britain in Tanzania

Shinyanga District, Tanzania

(Paid through Oxfam America)

Support of the Education program, $50,000 over two years

Pastoral Women’s Council

Arusha, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $50,000 over two years


Sanitation and Water Action Organization

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $50,000 over two years

Tanzania Cheshire Foundation

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $40,000 over two years

Tanzania Women of Impact Foundation

Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $50,000 over two years

Women Emancipation and Development Agency

Kayanga Town, Karagwe District Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $50,000 over two years

Women's Global Connection

San Antonio, TX

General support, $20,000 over one year

Zanzibar Madrasa Resource Centre

Zanzibar, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $60,000 over two years