Twilio.org supports nonprofits and social enterprises that are accelerating impact through innovative communications technologies. We focus our funding on platforms and strategies that make it easier, faster, and more affordable for organizations to connect with the people they serve.
As part of the Pledge 1% movement, we’ve committed 1% of our company equity to fund Twilio.org for 10 years.
To support global vaccine distribution and administration, Twilio.org is providing $10 million in grants, $1 million in product credits, and committing 1,000 volunteer hours to support organizations that are helping underserved communities get vaccinated.
Update 6/24/21: Grant funding and volunteer support is now fully committed. Product credits are still available for projects operating outside of the United States. If you are working to advance vaccine equity in countries outside of the United States, we encourage you to apply for product credits.Apply Now
Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, which has recently merged with Center on Addiction, provides families with the tools they need to take effective action for their child’s addiction.
Lesbians Who Tech increases representation of queer and gender nonconforming persons in the tech community with their annual conferences, local events, mentorship, and scholarship programs.
Democracy Works ensures that everyone has the opportunity to vote, by building the tools needed to upgrade the infrastructure of our democracy and improve the voting experience for voters and election officials alike.
Mission Asset Fund
We provide grants for nonprofits up to $150,000, with grant cycles occurring annually. If you’d like to be notified about our grant cycles, select Stay in the loop about the Impact Fund on our contact form, and we will email you details when they’re announced. We support organizations with communications strategies that make it easier for people to access services, engage with communities, or use technology to address urgent communications needs. In addition, a portion of our funding supports organizations that help adults from underrepresented communities become developers.
Our investments in social enterprises range from $50,000 to $250,000, and we focus our funding on seed or Series A funding rounds. Twilio.org has partnered with impact venture firms including Omidyar Network, Kapor Capital, Village Capital and Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, as well as Fast Forward Accelerator and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Contact us about the Impact Fund