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

RBF Joins More than 500 Funders to Call for a Full, Unimpaired Census Count

The letter reflects an unprecedented consensus among national, state, and local grantmakers and philanthropic institutions.

Peacebuilding Program Adopts New Guidelines to Confront Evolving Challenges

The Peacebuilding program team took inspiration from a wide range of peacebuilders. Some are internationally acclaimed figures, others are the less well-known but equally inspiring partners whom the Peacebuilding staff is privileged to work with and learn from.

Philanthropy's Obligation to Democracy

Less than 2 percent of philanthropic dollars spent in the past decade have been dedicated to efforts to advance voting, promote civic participation, strengthen government, support the news media, and pursue other work that ensures our democracy is functioning well.