The Pew Center on the States works with a wide variety of organizations to identify and advance nonpartisan, pragmatic solutions for pressing problems affecting Americans. When the facts are clear, we design and run strategic advocacy campaigns to advance targeted reforms.

Our donors are individuals, foundations, and corporations who want their charitable investments to achieve significant and measurable returns. Their generous support has helped advance the next stage of the Pew Center on the States' portfolio.

There are many ways to invest with the Pew Center on the States. To learn more about how we partner with donors, visit the Philanthropic Partnership Group's section of The Pew Charitable Trusts' website. 

Pew Center on the States Donors

Project: Election Initiatives

Open Society Institute. The Open Society Institute, in partnership with the Foundation to Promote Open Society, works to build vibrant and tolerant democracies whose governments are accountable to their citizens. To achieve its mission, OSI seeks to shape public policies that assure greater fairness in political, legal, and economic systems and safeguard fundamental rights.

Project: Pew Children's Dental Campaign  

DentaQuest. The DentaQuest Foundation supports and promotes optimal oral health. As a partner and collaborator, the foundation connects key stakeholders, raises awareness, and supports solutions. Its activities target three key components of the U.S. Surgeon General's 2003 National Call to Action: change perceptions of oral health; replicate effective programs and proven methods; and increase collaborations and partnerships focused on oral health improvements.

W.K Kellogg Foundation. The W.K. Kellogg Foundation, established in 1930, supports children, families, and communities as they strengthen and create conditions that propel vulnerable children to achieve success as individuals and as contributors to the larger community and society. Grants are concentrated in the United States, southern Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean.

Project: Pew Home Visiting Campaign 

Children's Services Council of Palm Beach County. Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County is a special district of local government, created through local referendum, which granted taxing authority. It invests the public funds in prevention and early intervention programs, focusing on the early years when there is the greatest opportunity to affect positive outcomes.  The goals are that more children are born healthy, fewer are abused or neglected and more enter school eager and ready to learn and thrive in quality afterschool programs. All investments are data driven and outcome based. Florida is the only state with independent funding dedicated solely for improving outcomes for children and families within the communities they serve.

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. The mission of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation is to improve the quality of people's lives through grants supporting the performing arts, environmental conservation, medical research, and the prevention of child maltreatment, and through preservation of the cultural and environmental legacy of Doris Duke's properties.

Individual Donors

We are grateful to the individual donors who support specific projects as well as provide general support for the work of The Pew Center on the States each year.