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Open Society Foundation

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Open Society Foundation is a private foundation based in New York, NY that was founded in 1994. As of 2019 they had $209 million in revenue and $3.4 billion in assets.

We seek to strengthen the rule of law respect for human rights, minorities, and a diversity of opinions; democratically elected governments, and a civil society that helps keep government power in check.

Open Society Foundation makes grants to other organizations, such as $6,250,000 to Institute for New Economic Thinking for "To Provide General Support"; $670,171 to Open Society Institute Baltimore (OSI) for "To Provide An In-Kind Grant of Human Resources Benefits and Information Technology Services Valued at 670,171.00 Usd in Support of the Grantee's Charitable Operations"; $100,000 to Wesleyan University for "To Support the Military Veterans Scholarship"; $45,000 to Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift Fund for "Matching Gift Program"; and $45,000 to Roundabout Theatre Company for "Matching Gift Program".

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Open Society Institute; and Sorro George Allen John Et Al Ttees.

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Form 990s for Open Society Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 21, 2020990PFView PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990PFView PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990PFView PDF
2015-12Mar 29, 2017990PFView PDF
2014-12Jan 21, 2016990PFView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Open Society Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$100,000
Investment income and dividends$13,683
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$210,000,000
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$-764,554
Total revenues$209,338,778

Vendors for Open Society Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
SalesforceCRM software2020-03-17
████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-11-14
███████ ████████It Support$3,212,9872018-12-01
███████████ ███It Support$2,285,1032018-12-01
███ ██ ███It Support$3,195,3042018-12-01
███████ ███ █████████ ███Facilities Services$1,645,1912018-12-01
██████ ██████████ █████ ███It Support$3,936,2552018-12-01
████████████ ██████████ █████████Investment management; Claims processing, Recordkeeping and information management (computing, tabulating, data processing, etc.), Investment management, Participant loan processing, Participant communication$4,5402016-12-31
...and five more vendors

Personnel at Open Society Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Christopher StoneTrustee and President , Chief Executive Officer$1.1 millionDec. 31, 2017
Caroline AnsteyChief Operating Officer$166,154Dec. 31, 2017
█████ ████████Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer$355,599Jan. 21, 2020
█████ ██████Chief Communications Officer$347,673June 17, 2020
████ ███████Chief Information Officer$377,193Dec. 31, 2017
████ ██████Global Director of Operations$359,876June 17, 2020
█████ ████████Director, Talent Management and Development, Human Resources-June 17, 2020
█████ ███████Global Human Resources Director$320,171Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████General Counsel$393,333June 17, 2020
█████ ████████Director, Human Rights Initiative-June 17, 2020
...and 12 more key personnel

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