The mission of Equileap is to accelerate gender equality in the workplace, using the power of investments, grants, and knowledge. It believes gender equality in the workplace is a powerful, but neglected lever for addressing poverty and inequality. Equileap uses a unique methodology to score public companies on their gender balance and provides comprehensive data to enable effective gender lens … Read More

Criterion Institute

Investment Type: Grant Year: 2017 Amount: $100,000 Organization Type: Nonprofit Criterion Institute is the leading think tank focused on using finance as a tool for social change. Given the gravity of gender-based violence – which affects one in three women worldwide – Criterion has recently made a commitment to focus one third of its resources on strategies for using finance to … Read More

SIA Legal Team

Investment Type: Grant Year: 2017 Amount: $50,000 Organization Type: Nonprofit The SIA Legal Team uses a variety of law and policy tools to ensure that people in the U.S. can end pregnancies outside the formal healthcare system with dignity and without the threat of arrest. They advance multifaceted strategies to expand access, eliminate penalties, and increase protections for people who end … Read More

Women’s Law Project

Investment Type: Grant Year: 2017 Amount: $50,000 Organization Type: Nonprofit The mission of the Women’s Law Project (WLP) is to create a more just and equitable society by advancing the rights of all women throughout their lives. WLP’s values include a belief in the right of all women to bodily integrity and personal autonomy; dedication to listening to women and being … Read More

Gynuity Health Projects

Investment Type: Grant Year: 2017 Amount: $280,000 Organization Type: For-profit Gynuity Health Projects (Gynuity) is a research  and technical assistance organization dedicated to the idea that all people should have access to the fruits of medical science and technology. Gynuity works globally to ensure that reproductive health technologies are widely available at reasonable cost, provided in the context of high-quality … Read More

Groundswell Fund

Investment Type: Grant Year: 2017 Amount: $50,000 Organization Type: Nonprofit Groundswell Fund supports a stronger, more effective U.S. movement for reproductive justice by mobilizing new funding and capacity building resources to grassroots organizing and policy change efforts led by low income women, women of color and transgender people. Why we invest: We provided an unrestricted grant to Groundswell Fund in support … Read More

The Lawyering Project

Investment Type: Grant Year: 2017 Amount: $300,000 (with Tides Foundation serving as fiscal agent) Organization Type: Nonprofit The Lawyering Project is an innovative advocacy project aimed at improving access to reproductive healthcare in the United States through litigation that advances an intersectional framework.  Its mission is to strengthen protections for reproductive rights under U.S. law and ensure that all people are … Read More

National Institute for Reproductive Health

The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) builds power at the state and local level to change public policy, galvanize public support, and normalize women’s decisions about abortion and contraception. NIRH provides state and local advocates with strategic guidance, hands-on support, and funding to create national change from the ground up. Its groundbreaking public opinion research, proactive policy initiatives, and … Read More

Resources for Abortion Delivery

Resources for Abortion Delivery (RAD) seeks to disrupt the harmful decline in abortion availability by providing financial and technical support to independent abortion-providing facilities, which perform nearly two-thirds of the abortions in the country. Why we invest: While abortion is an essential health care service, and access to safe abortion is a human and constitutional right, the United States government … Read More

NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation

Investment Type: Grant Year: 2017 Amount: $250,000 Organization Type: Nonprofit The vast majority of Americans support legal access to abortion, and the 1.2 million member-activists of NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation fight for reproductive freedom for every person in every state across the US. Each day, members organize and mobilize to protect that freedom by fighting for access to abortion care, … Read More