Iodine Global Network — General Support

Eliminating iodine deficiency increases children's cognitive development. (Photo courtesy of IGN)
Organization Name 
Award Date 
12/2014
Grant Amount 
$250,000
Purpose 
For general support
Topic (focus area) 

Published: August 2016

Note: This grant was awarded while the Open Philanthropy Project was a partnership between GiveWell and Good Ventures.

Good Ventures awarded a grant of $250,000 to the Iodine Global Network (IGN), formerly ICCIDD, for general operating support in December 2014, in recognition of IGN’s earning a “standout charity” ranking from GiveWell in 2014. The grant was made via GiveWell. See GiveWell’s review of IGN for more about its activities and to follow its progress.