A Better World Fund has been awarding grants to deserving charities since 1984.  

Grant applications are not accepted. Grants are given only on an unsolicited basis.  

2018 Grant Recipients


2017 Grant Recipients 

Playing for Change



2016 Grant Recipients 

Action Against Hunger UK

Medic Mobile

Global Greengrants

Dome Project

She's the First

Advancing Human Rights


2015 Grant Recipients 

Amigos de las Americas

Direct Relief


 Venture for America

Rainforest Foundation

One Acre Fund

Doctors Without Borders

Teaching Matters


2014 Grant Recipients 

The Marshall Legacy Institute

Plenty International

 Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City

charity: water

Earth Island Institute

Cultural Survival



2013 Grant Recipients 



Global Greengrants Fund

The Fund for Global Human Rights

Free the Children

Women's Education Project


2012 Grant Recipients 

Women's Education Project

Solar Cookers International

Meals on Wheels Association of America

Helen Keller International

Trickle Up

Union of Concerned Scientists

Native American Rights Foundation