Our grantmaking reflects our mission, values, and Margaret Cargill’s guiding principles.
We support organizations working in communities across seven program areas that we call domains:
Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies (MACP) conducts its grantmaking in highly defined interest areas and geographies. As a result, we do not accept unsolicited requests for support.
Impact in 2020
Since 2006, our national and international grantmaking efforts have totaled more than $2.7 billion dollars.
Kurian Thomas to join Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies as Vice President, Programs
Kurian will lead the programs team to ensure strategies, grantmaking, and evaluative practices align with MACP’s mission, Philosophy of Grantmaking, and commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice.Learn More