Democracy Fund

The Democracy Fund invests in organizations working to ensure that our political system is able to withstand new challenges and deliver on its promise to the American people.

Democracy Fund

Media Democracy Fund

Media Democracy Fund, a fiscally sponsored project of the New Venture Fund, works with foundations, companies, philanthropic advisors, and individual donors to award grants that protect the public’s rights in the digital age.

Why We Invested

This grant supports Democracy Fund’s involvement in the Netgain Partnership. Netgain is a group of funders interested in how technology impacts civic life. This year Netgain is focused on platform accountability. This grant also supports Media Democracy Fund’s platform accountability work, which has an intersectional focus supporting people of color and women.

Total Commitment

$300,000 in 2018