Food Fortification Initiative — General Support (December 2017)

The CDC Foundation’s network of partners and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are working to encourage the production and marketing of fortified flour and rice. (Photo courtesy of CDC Foundation, © David Snyder)
Organization Name 
Award Date 
12/2017
Grant Amount 
$100,000
Purpose 
For general support.
Topic (focus area) 

The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $100,000 to the Food Fortification Initiative via the CDC Foundation for general support, due to its status as a GiveWell standout charity. We followed the recommendation of GiveWell staff regarding how to allocate grantmaking between GiveWell standout charities.

Read GiveWell’s review of the Food Fortification Initiative to learn more about the charity’s activities and follow its progress.