We’re co-creating a future where everyone belongs & thrives.



We support organizations building power toward a racially & economically just Greater Washington.



We apply a systems approach to achieve a just, connected, & inclusive Greater Washington.



For 79 years, the Meyer Foundation has continually evolved to support solutions to the most pressing issues communities in the Greater Washington region face. The motivation at the root of our work remains constant – a belief in the shared humanity of all our neighbors.

Who We Are

Our Mission

The Meyer Foundation pursues and invests in solutions that build an equitable Greater Washington community in which economically disadvantaged people thrive.

Our Vision

We envision a just, connected, and inclusive Greater Washington community in which systemic racism and its consequences no longer exist.

Our Grantmaking

We partner with organizations and projects that build the power of Greater Washington communities to reimagine, recreate, and reform systems in the pursuit of racial equity and justice.

Our motivation remains
rooted in humanity.


Organizational Culture

Tools and resources that have helped Meyer in our continuous journey to create and embody an inclusive, antiracist climate and culture.

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Systems Change

Tools and resources to help understand systems, analyze their impact, and design systemic solutions.

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Measurement and Evaluation

Tools for reevaluating evaluation and measurement for movement building and systems change work through an equity lens.

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