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: What Can Doers & Donors Learn from Each Other?

The Chandler Foundation was honored to host more than 350 people at our Skoll World Forum online event.

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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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Governance, Funding and COVID-19. A Call for Transparency & Accountability.

The Chandler Foundation was honored to host Open Society Foundations, Open Contracting Partnership and Oxford University, for this critical discussion at the Catalyst 2030 virtual sessions for COVID-19

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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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