U.S. Capitol
Architect of the Capitol

U.S. Democracy

The U.S. Democracy Program makes grants to strengthen America’s electoral and governing institutions and, in doing so, build public trust in our democracy.


Ideas + Practice

U.S. Democracy

Ultimately democracy rests on two things: free and fair elections, and governing institutions that can respond effectively to challenges facing the nation.

Our Grantmaking

Election Performance Project, LLC
for support of the Election Performance Project
Partnership for Public Service
for general operating support
Pew Charitable Trusts
for exploration of collaborative grantmaking on elections
African American Federal Executive Association
for sponsorship of annual conference

Our Team

Ali Noorani 
Program Director
Carlos Aguilar
Carlos Aguilar 
Program Associate
Carla V. Bernal 
Program Fellow
Vanessa Tucker
Vanessa Tucker 
Program Officer
Laura Kimura
Laura Kimura 
Grants Officer
Jen Kwong
Jennifer Kwong 
Senior Counsel
Neha Singh Gohil
Neha Singh Gohil 
Communications Officer

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