New Media Ventures

Three funding pools:

Action fund

  • 501c4 designated for supporting political action startups
  • political grantmaking and products

Education fund

  • 501c3 earmarked for entrepreneur support
  • Educational programs & operational costs

Innovation fund

  • 501c3 managed for grants to nonprofits and early stage startups
  • Meshes with investor network, meant to be high ROI pool

Current opportunities from this funder:

NMV’s Continuous Investment Cycle

New Media Ventures funds for-profit companies and nonprofit organizations building progressive power. NMV's primary focus areas are media & narrative, organizing & advocacy, and elections & civic engagement.

Funder address

555 12th Street Oakland, Ca 94607
Funder type

For-profit company

Areas of focus

Business/Economy
Data Journalism
General Funding
Technology/Innovation