July 7, 2022

Recipients Selected for $22 Million Award to Strengthen Democracy in the United States

Chicago, Illinois, July 7, 2022 – Today, ICONIQ Impact, Lever for Change, and the sponsors of the Stronger Democracy Award—The Patchwork Collective, and philanthropists Cipora and Vlado Herman—announced the award’s three recipients.

Launched in March 2021, the Stronger Democracy Award is a $22 million grant competition designed to address systemic barriers and advance structural reforms in three key areas: voting and elections, policymaking, and civic engagement.