Co-Impact Announces $80 million in Grants Aimed at Improving the Lives of 9 million People in Africa, South Asia, and Latin America

15 January 2019

Co-Impact announced its first round of grants today to improve education, health, and economic opportunity for an estimated 9 million people over the next five years across Africa, South Asia, and Latin America. The grants total more than US $80 million.

Mr. Tim Hanstad

The Chandler Foundation Welcomes Mr. Tim Hanstad as its New CEO

1 October 2018

We are delighted to announce that award-winning social entrepreneur Mr. Tim Hanstad has joined the Chandler Foundation as its CEO. Mr. Hanstad will be responsible for leading the foundation’s mission to promote inclusive prosperity and well-being.

Ms. Leslie Lang Tsai

The Chandler Foundation featured at the UC Berkeley Blum Center for Developing Economies

19 September 2018

On September 5, Leslie Lang Tsai spoke at the Blum Center about the challenges of effective philanthropy and the road the Chandler Foundation has taken to achieve it. In her talk, she shared the philanthropic journey of Richard Chandler as well as the strategies, investment principles, and values of the Chandler Foundation.

A Vision for Philanthropy in the 21st Century

A Vision for Philanthropy in the 21st Century

16 September 2018

Our Founder Richard F. Chandler writes about the role of businesses houses as social investors and innovators: "In many respects, philanthropists are ‘better armed’ in their battle against poverty than they have ever been."


Richard F. Chandler Joins Co-Impact as a Core Partner

15 November 2017

In November 2017, Richard F. Chandler was invited to be a core partner in Co-Impact, a new global model for collaborative philanthropy and social change at scale. Other core partners include Bill and Melinda Gates, Romesh and Kathy Wadhwani, Jeff Skoll, and the Rockefeller Foundation.