Financial Information

Global Fund for Women is a 501 (c) (3) public foundation. We fund bold, ambitious, and expansive gender justice movements to create meaningful change that will last beyond our lifetimes. We rely on the generosity of our donors to support our critical work in the fight for gender justice.

In our most recent fiscal year that ended June 30, 2021:

  • Our total revenue and support was $73.8 million and our total expenses were $26.9 million.
  • We devoted 82% of our resources to programmatic activities, and we have an impressive fundraising efficiency ratio, spending just $0.08 to raise $1.

Program Activities

Our programmatic work includes setting grantmaking priorities; receiving and reviewing grant applications; selecting grantees; completing due diligence; processing payments; collecting and analyzing grantee final reports, and communicating with grantees throughout the grantmaking cycle. It also includes evaluating grantee partners' impact and bringing our grantees together.

Our advocacy and influence work involves gathering and sharing human-centered stories to shed light on current realities; engaging audiences to support and champion global gender justice issues; contributing to change in philanthropic and donor practices; and disrupting harmful narratives and reframing conversations with gender justice-oriented news and analysis. 

Our Recent Annual Reports