Our Global Reach
Tides is a leader in global grant making and social change work, having made over $158M in domestic grants and over $65M in international grants since 2016. Tides also provides comprehensive fiscal sponsorship to over 150 social ventures based in the United States.
$223.6M for social change
Grant totals in 2016 by issue area:
$69.7M Equality and Human Rights
$71.1M Quality Education
$46.5M Economic Development
$20.5M Healthy Individuals and Communities
$15.8M Sustainable Environment
Equality & Human rights
We are committed to freedom and justice for all people.
We believe in the power of education, strengthening efforts.
Healthy individuals & communities
We work with organizations that advocate for environmental justice and access to health.
We join and support strategic efforts for a more sustainable world.
We engage with grassroots movements and advocates for economic opportunity.
Tides Converge San Francisco is an energy-efficient workspace that houses over 75 diverse nonprofits and social ventures in 150,000 square feet in the Presidio, a historic national park.
Tides Converge New York is one of the first shared nonprofit community spaces in Lower Manhattan, accessible to all NYC boroughs.
Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy
Because EPIP works both locally and nationally, it leans on Tides to provide customized tools for the unique needs of individual chapters, as well as for the network at large. From galvanizing new partners to increasing the visibility of the network, Tides is there to help with every consideration along EPIP’s path.
With a ton of heart that they call Radical Hospitality, Lava Mae creates human contact and acknowledgement for those who often feel invisible - and they do so with creativity and optimism. Their work exemplifies the kind of partnership that Tides seeks out: innovative, collaborative, and deeply committed.