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The Democracy Fund


Last profile update: 12/29/2016
Last grant data update: 03/19/2018

At A Glance

The Democracy Fund

1201 Connecticut Ave NW Ste 300

Washington, DC United States 20036-2656

Telephone: (202) 420-7900


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor




Established in 2011 - The fund was founded by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar as an initiative of the Omidyar Network. In 2014, the fund became an independent private foundation.

Purpose and Activities

The organization aims to invests in organizations that are working to ensure that our political system is responsive to the public and able are able to meet the greatest challenges facing our nation.