Free and equal in dignity and rights.

Our Mission

We believe that all people are born with equal and inalienable rights and fundamental freedoms, and have a right to live in a healthy environment and in peaceful, just and equitable societies. Promoting these human rights is the highest purpose we can envision for the grantmaking of The Libra Foundation.

A Bold Future

Going Upstream: Philanthropy’s Role in Advancing Justice

by Crystal Hayling, Executive Director of The Libra Foundation

The phrase “going upstream” is often used to describe getting to the source of the problem. But the problems aren’t just “out there.”
Habits of inequality live within us and our institutions as well. Read More.

Advancing a Human Rights Movement

Over the past 14 years, The Libra Foundation has done significant grantmaking in progressive causes and movements with a focus on social and economic justice organizations that integrate human rights into their work.

We are making an impact by supporting bold organizations fighting for human rights:

$42M
Funded
124
Grantee Partners
73%
Multi-Year Grants to Deepen Impact