The time to reimagine society’s relationship to technology is now. Join us in creating a different future.

Data & Society is a nonprofit research institute that closes the gap between rigorous, trusted empirical research and real-world approaches to governing data-centric technology, contributing to lasting systemic change. Your support ensures our integrity and independence, allowing us to develop an evidence base about the intersection of technology and society that challenges assumptions, elevates the expertise of communities of practice, and drives informed decision-making. With your gift, we can continue to center our values of equity and creativity, shifting power, and advancing new frames for governing data-centric technologies and automation.

Who Funds Us

Data & Society is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that ethically sources and accepts grants from a diverse range of funders. Adhering to our values of integrity and independence we publish our 990s and audited financial statements annually on our website. Download a list of our funders here, and learn more about individual states’ disclosures for soliciting contributions right here.

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