Our field support grants are awarded to a limited number of anchor organizations and special projects in a field that is essential to our effectiveness. These grants and related activities ensure that MacArthur staff have a sophisticated understanding of the key issues and trends in the field and its impact for the Foundation’s work.
Providing flexible loans and other financial instruments to help nonprofit and social enterprises grow and leverage capital to meet the needs of underserved people and communities
Supporting a variety of organizations that are devoted to improving the practice of philanthropy, strengthening the sector, and advocating and defending the sector at the local, state, and national levels
Technology in the Public Interest
Strengthening research and advocacy addressing the social impacts of technology