[{"id":1,"title":"MacArthur Launches Round 2 of 100&Change","date":"Apr 30, 2019","author":"MacArthur Foundation","category":"News","image":"image/news/100andchange.png","description":"100&Change is a $100 million grant to fund a single proposal that will make measurable progress toward solving a significant problem.","content":"\n\t\n\t\n\t\n\t\t

Some problems cannot be solved by grants of the size that foundations typically provide. By funding at a level far above what is typical in philanthropy, we can address problems and support solutions that are radically different in scale, scope, and complexity. $100 million is a large enough sum to focus on a serious problem and its solution in a meaningful and lasting way. We hope that 100&Change can inspire a conversation about solutions and about how we can solve some of our most significant problems.

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In December 2017, MacArthur awarded a $100 million grant to Sesame Workshop and International Rescue Committee to educate young children displaced by conflict and persecution in the Middle East. Three other recipients received $15 million for their applications to improve orphanages, to address hunger through staple crops, and to improve newborn survival in Africa.

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Learn more about the 2017 100&Change competition here.

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