Expenditures & Budget

Over the last 36 years, the Open Society Foundations have had expenditures of more than $14 billion.

The total Open Society Foundations budget for 2018 is $1,005,700,000 and is organized under 7 regions and 10 themes.



2018 Program Budget by Region and Theme

In millions of U.S. dollars

budgets

The 2018 budget by programmatic theme includes the budget for each of the ten programmatic themes, plus the cross-thematic budget ($686.6 million). It excludes reserves ($93.6 million), program administration not specific to any particular theme ($64.4 million), foundation administration not specific to any particular theme ($36.7 million), and general administration ($124.5 million). The budget for the ten programmatic themes, plus the cross-thematic budget, includes direct program costs for those themes ($619.9 million), as well as program and foundation administrative costs ($13.1 million) where these have been categorized to a theme.


A detailed overview of the Open Society Foundations 2018 budget is available to download as a PDF.