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

NEO Philanthropy: State Infrastructure Fund

Launched in 1983 as Public Interest Projects, NEO Philanthropy is a 501(c)(3) public charity committed to building strong social justice movements. As an intermediary, NEO Philanthropy bridges the gap that often exists between funders and organizations doing the work through collaborative funds, fiscal sponsorships, donor services and capacity building.

Why We Invested

A project of NEO Philanthropy, the State Infrastructure Fund (SIF) works to build a healthy and fully participatory democracy by increasing civic participation and advancing voting rights among historically underrepresented communities. SIF supports nonpartisan organizations that engage these communities and that work to ensure voting rights through advocacy, organizing, and litigation.

Democracy Fund is proud support SIF’s work to protect and advance the voting rights of historically underrepresented communities.

Total Commitment

2019: $900,000 over two years