Type Grant
Start Date 2012-00-00
Amount 100,000 USD
Goods Creative Commons For A Project To Increase The Amount Of Foundation Content Published Under Creative Common Licenses AMOUNT $100,000 PROGRAM Effective Philanthropy DATE AWARDED 3/19/2012 TERM 20 Months TYPE OF SUPPORT Project STRATEGIES ABOUT THE GRANTEE GRANTEE WEBSITE ADDRESS 444 Castro Street, Suite 900 Mountain View, CA 94041-2061 GRANTS TO THIS GRANTEE Oct 15, 2018 $57,000 for support of organizational diversity, equity and inclusion capacity to advance educational equity ALL GRANTS TO THIS GRANTEE Mar 21, 2016 $1,500,000 for support of the Creative Commons global affiliate network Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools, supported by a network of affiliate chapters in 85 countries. The organization will develop and implement a global affiliate network strategy to support its chapters to work in open education, open policy, and open access research. A more robust infrastructure for OER licensure will help practitioners and policymakers solve major challenges in education around the world. ALL GRANTS TO THIS GRANTEE Nov 16, 2015 $10,000,000 for general operating support Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization and global community dedicated to supporting an open and accessible Internet that is enriched with free knowledge and creative resources for people around the world to use, share, and cultivate. This grant will provide general operating support for Creative Commons as it works toward its bold vision over the next several years. The work of Creative Commons furthers the transparency goals of the Foundation in general and provides a core infrastructure for the OER movement. ALL GRANTS TO THIS GRANTEE