Wellspring Philanthropic Fund is a private grantmaking foundation dedicated to advancing the
realization of human rights and social and economic justice for all people. With offices in
Washington, DC and New York, NY, Wellspring’s work is rooted in respect for the dignity and
worth of every human being and is informed by the following beliefs:
• Social institutions and structures should promote the full realization of human rights
and human potential and should be accountable to these ends.
• The rights of all people are advanced when the rights of the most marginalized and
vulnerable peoples are protected.
• Social justice movements should employ means that are consistent with their ideals,
and should give agency to the people whose interests they seek to advance.
• As responsible stewards, we must strive to maximize the impact of our charitable
For more information on Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, please visit www.wpfund.org