• 2019 Annual Review

    It was a remarkable year at the RBF that brought to fruition long-term projects, initiatives, and plans that will lay the foundation for our continued efforts and evolution over the next decade and into a new era that has already begun.

Philanthropy for an Interdependent World

Democratic Practice
Advancing a vital and inclusive democracy
Peacebuilding
Advancing just and durable peace
Sustainable Development
Advancing solutions to climate change
China
Advancing healthy and low-carbon development
Western Balkans
Advancing a peaceful, democratic, and European Western Balkans
Culpeper Arts & Culture
Nurturing a vibrant & inclusive arts community in New York City

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2019 Annual Review

It was a remarkable year at the RBF that brought to fruition long-term projects, initiatives, and plans that will lay the foundation for our continued efforts and evolution over the next decade and into a new era that has already begun.

2019 Annual Review: Introduction

In my 19 years at the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, never before has the present tense in which I write this introduction to the Annual Review seemed so epochally removed from the year on which it reflects.