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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

Our Grantmaking

Protect Democracy
for general operating support
The Miami Foundation
for the Representative Democracy program
Roosevelt Institute
for support of the Roosevelt Society project

Our Team

Ali Noorani 
Program Director
Carlos Aguilar 
Program Operations Manager
Jen Kwong
Jennifer Kwong 
Senior Counsel
Chayenne Polimedio
Chayenne Polimédio 
Program Officer
Rosa Taylor
Rosa Taylor 
Grants Officer
Vanessa Tucker
Vanessa Tucker 
Program Officer
Heath Wickline
Heath Wickline 
Deputy Director of Communications

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