Special Projects: Defending Democracy

Believing that all our citizens are entitled to a free, fair, and transparent democracy, Lodestar has invested in several nonprofits focused on defending democratic ideals, norms and institutions and promoting liberty, equality, and truth. Recipients of Lodestar grants to defend democracy are:

In addition, a number of the principal parties in Lodestar formed two nonprofits (both unrelated and separately-funded organizations)—Educating Citizens on Government Corruption, and Campaign for Accountability and Transparency dba Make Integrity Great Again—which disbursed in excess of $2,000,000 to support public integrity in elected and appointed government officials.

Grant Information

Grant Amount: $2,821,105

Year Granted: 2000 through current year (multiple grants)

Location: National

Grantee Website: see individual links to grantees