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General Purposes

Independent Sector

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Strengthening Civic Space
  • Grant Amount $100,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2021–December 31, 2022
  • Location Washington, DC, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

Independent Sector is a national membership organization that brings together a diverse community of changemakers at nonprofits, foundations and corporate giving programs working to strengthen civil society. In the past year, the grantee has launched a research compendium and benchmarking tool, co-created the National Infrastructure Investment Advocacy Group and engaged thousands of nonprofit and philanthropic leaders in its events. Over the next two years, the grantee will focus on sector impact, community building and public policy to enhance health and equity in American civil society. A grant increase will help Independent Sector to advance the nonprofit sector’s priorities.