About Us

Investing in Social Welfare Start-ups to Solve Problems and Improve Lives

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 are proudly dedicated to supporting an entrepreneurial, creative, and ambitious start-up culture in the nonprofit advocacy world. The Sixteen Thirty Fund’s services and support help nonprofit leaders and advocates confront a wide range of challenges, from confronting climate change and safeguarding America’s lands and waters to expanding economic opportunity, advocating for criminal and racial justice, and strengthening our democracy. We are always in search of promising new ideas that can solve problems and improve lives.

Sixteen Thirty Fund’s Executive Director is Amy Kurtz.

Please click here for the Sixteen Thirty Fund’s 2019 990 form.

Read an op-ed from Amy Kurtz about the Sixteen Thirty Fund’s support for the For the People Act.