Empowering Progressive Changemakers

The Sixteen Thirty Fund believes in the power of new ideas, creative partnerships, and emerging leaders to achieve meaningful and lasting solutions to the most pressing challenges of our time. We help changemakers maximize their impact by providing operational support that allows them to focus on advancing their core missions.

Our Focus Areas

The Impact We Make

The Sixteen Thirty Fund supports projects across the United States.

2009

Established

50

US States

104

Sponsored Projects

1,400

Grants

500+

Donors

Our Work

The Sixteen Thirty Fund is proud to support hundreds of frontline organizations, including the featured grantees below.

Voting Access and Civic Participation

The Fairness Project

The Fairness Project helps put progressive issues on the ballot to expand health care and win social, racial, and economic justice. Since 2016, their team has won Medicaid expansion, higher wages, paid sick and family leave, and an end to predatory lending at the ballot box in red and purple states.

Fight Climate Change

League of Conservation Voters

The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) builds political power for people and the planet. LCV influences policy, holds politicians accountable, and mobilizes communities. LCV has built a powerful national movement with more than 30 state affiliates and grassroots and community organizing programs across the country working for a more just and equitable US democracy, where people—not polluters—determine our future.

Voting Access and Civic Participation

Living United for Change in Arizona (LUCHA)

Living United for Change in Arizona (LUCHA), a Sixteen Thirty Fund grantee, is an organization led by changemakers fighting for social, racial, and economic transformation for all Arizonans. They are a member-powered people’s organization created to impact the issues that Latinos face daily, which they achieve through civic participation, voter engagement and other advocacy efforts.