Reflections on Community, Collaboration, and Justice 

What We Do
Supporting creative people, effective institutions, and influential networks building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world.
How We Work
Carrying out our work with a sense of urgency and flexible approaches that enable us to apply what we are learning.
What We're Learning
Sharing the results of our grantmaking and the lessons we learn as we carry out our work.
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Changing With the World Around Us

MacArthur President John Palfrey writes about our time-limited approach to Big Bets and establishing new work, rooted in our values and being consistently flexible.

Impacting Millions of Young Lives: Ahlan Simsim Five Years On
Ford, Getty Trust, MacArthur, and Mellon Transfer Ebony and Jet Photo Archives to Getty and Smithsonian
Equitable Recovery
Reparations Summit: Learning the Past, Healing and Repairing Our Future
2022 President's Essay
Imagining a Better Future Together
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Equitable Recovery

Creating more resilient, inclusive communities to combat structural racism, inequality, and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Meet the 2022 MacArthur Fellows

25 Exceptional, Creative, and Inspiring People
Grantees In the Media
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