Our Services

We have served a variety of funders, philanthropic advisors, and institutions, including MacKenzie Scott’s Yield Giving, Pivotal Ventures (Melinda French Gates’ investment and incubation company), ICONIQ Impact, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, and the LEGO Foundation, as well as new and anonymous donors.


Founded in 2019 as a nonprofit affiliate of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Lever for Change connects donors—no matter their philanthropic experience, staffing levels, or interests—with changemakers selected via open call challenges. Taken together, these activities move or influence more than $400 million per year in charitable funding, leverage additional donor funds, and help de-risk donor decisions.

Our work is bespoke across all of our practice areas:

We can provide additional services to help catalyze your philanthropy. Please contact us to start a conversation and find out how we can help you.

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