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

News and Updates

2018 Annual Review: President's Message

How can foundation philanthropy disentangle itself from the vast infrastructure of economic inequality that gave birth to it? How can we help correct the economic balance so that capitalism serves democracy—not the other way around?

2018 Annual Review: Finance

Each year, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund is required by law to distribute five percent of its endowment for charitable purposes.

2018 Annual Review: Grantmaking

Grantmaking is at the core of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund’s mission. The Fund awarded 322 grants in 2018, totaling $34.1 million.