The Chandler Foundation builds healthy communities,
vibrant marketplaces, and strong nations.

The Chandler Foundation is a philanthropic organization based in the United States. We have more than 20 years of experience in granting,
social entrepreneurship, and program management in different countries around the world. We believe creative societies are prosperous societies.
Our dream is to see a world flourishing with everyone’s creativity.

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Latest Publications

“Social Investor” Magazine Launched.

Social Investor challenges conventional thinking and explores how capital can be used more effectively to sow the seeds of lasting social change. For our inaugural issue, the Chandler Foundation has invited leaders of the social investment industry to share their insights on the profound shift underway across the philanthropic landscape, as more individuals and organisations embrace impact investing, big bets, and collaborative philanthropy.

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Funding Systems Change in Asia: What Can Donors and Doers Learn from Each Other?

The Chandler Foundation hosted Neera Nundy, Dasra; Iqbal Dhaliwal, J-PAL, Rukmini Banjeri, Pratham; and James Chen, Chen Yet-Sen Family Foundation in a panel that drew more than 600 people at the AVPN 2020 Conference.

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We Believe
Creative Societies
are Prosperous Societies

Our Dream is a World Flourishing with Everyone’s Creativity

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Fighting Corruption to Achieve the SDGs

The Chandler Foundation was honored to host The World Bank Group, Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project, Open Government Partnership and Ford Foundation to discuss the explicit link between corruption and prosperous societies.

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The Chandler Foundation Joins TAI Collaborative to Promote Transparency and Accountability.

The Chandler Foundation has joined the Transparency and Accountability Initiative, a donor collaborative focused on transparency, accountability, and good governance. Other members include Hewlett Foundation, Ford Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Luminate, Open Society Foundations, and the UK Department for International Development.

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