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 


2016 Grant Recipients 

Dome Project


2015 Grant Recipients 

Amigos de las Americas

Direct Relief


 Venture for America

Rainforest Foundation

One Acre Fund

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 



The Fund for Global Human Rights

Free the Children

Women's Education Project


2012 Grant Recipients 

Women's Education Project

Meals on Wheels Association of America

Helen Keller International

Native American Rights Foundation

Trickle Up


Union of Concerned Scientists