NEO Philanthropy (formerly Public Interest Projects)

45 West 36th Street, 6th floor
New York, NY

Mission: NEO Philanthropy is a section 501©(3) public charity that operates grantmaking, technical assistance and strategic-planning programs for institutional donors interested in social justice and human rights issues. By developing sustainable partnerships among donors, grantees and allied groups, Public Interest Projects seeks to foster a movement for positive social change resulting in equality, fairness and a stronger participatory democracy.


Grants Made
Fiscal Year Amount Grant Type Description
2014-15 $600,000 General Support
2014-15 $250,000 General Support State Infrastructure Fund
2014-15 $700,000 General Support
2014-15 $25,000 Project Grant Funders' Committee for Civic Participation
2013-14 $250,000 General Support State Infrastructure Fund
2013-14 $500,000 General Support
2013-14 $20,000 General Support Funder's Committee for Civic Participation
2013-14 $2,000 Project Grant Funder's Committee for Civic Participation
2012-13 $20,000 General Support Funder's Committee for Civic Participation
2012-13 $735,000 General Support