Our Global Reach
Tides is a leader in global grant making and social change work. In 2021, the Tides Foundation and Tides Center made over $638M in grants to over 3,318 partners. Tides also provides comprehensive fiscal sponsorship to over 140 partners based in the United States.
2021 By the Numbers
$1.7B in total assets
$638M granted by Tides Foundation and Tides Center
93 countries worldwide who received grants from Tides Foundation and Tides Center
3,318 grantee partners
158 Tides employees
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 fiscally sponsored projects 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.