Named for the late publisher of The Washington Post and president of The Washington Post Company (now Graham Holdings Company), the Philip L. Graham Fund devotes its resources to the betterment of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. The Fund awards several million dollars in grants annually to groups providing educational, social, community enrichment, and arts programs and services to communities in and around Washington, D.C.

To Note

The Fund is currently accepting letters of inquiry.  Applications will be accepted until 5:30 p.m. EDT on February 1, 2017. Please visit the Application Process page for more information. 

Giving Footprint

The Philip L. Graham Fund awards grants to organizations located in and primarily serving fifteen local jurisdictions. Learn more »

Recently Awarded

Interfaith Works, Inc.

to support the transition to a new accounting system

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