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We envision a world shaped by community-led positive change.

Since 2017, Gitcoin has been building tools that enable communities to build, fund and protect what matters to them.

Modular, Permissionless Protocols

Ongoing Grants Programming

Community Activations

Through our Gitcoin Grants Program, we've distributed over $50M to early stage builders championing projects across DeFi, climate, open source and beyond.

TODAY OUR CORE PRODUCTS INCLUDE

Grants Stack

Our end-to-end grants solution that enables any community to create, manage and grow a grants program.

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Allo Protocol

Our open-source resource allocation protocol, ideal for communities looking for novel ways to distribute pooled funds.

Build on Allo

Gitcoin Passport

Our simple yet powerful Sybil defense and reputation management tool.

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Over the past 5 years we’ve supported the funding of public goods, enabling communities to fund their shared needs

2017

Gitcoin is founded

We started with the goal of supporting the development of open source projects and monetizing open source software through bounties.

2018

Quadratic Funding Paper Published

Vitalik published his seminal paper on Quadratic Funding, a novel mechanism for democratically allocating philanthropic funds.

What’s Quadratic Funding? ↗

2019

Gitcoin Grants Program Launched

Gitcoin Grants became the first implementation of Quadratic Funding to maximize impact, and has funded many boundary-pushing projects since.

In web3...

and beyond...

2023

$56,000,000+ Distributed

To date, Gitcoin Grants has generated $50+ million of funding.

OUR IMPACT

Over the past 5 years we’ve supported the funding of public goods, enabling communities to fund their shared needs

3.8M
Unique Donations
3,715
PROJECTS RAISED FUNDS
$56,000,000+
towards public goods
Our Partners

We partner with some of the most impactful organizations fueling the future of open source software and public goods

Momus
Ethereum Foundation
Yearn
Polygon
Coinbase
ENS
Badger
NounsDAO
Optimism
Protocol Labs
Uniswap
Vitalik
Momus
Ethereum Foundation
Yearn
Polygon
Coinbase
ENS
Badger
NounsDAO
Optimism
Protocol Labs
Uniswap
Vitalik
Chainlink
Balancer
Aragon
a16z
ForceDAO
Synthetix
Aurora
1inch
Ocelot
Loot Project
Mask
Kraken
Frax
EPNS
Kimbal Musk
Ocelot
Chainlink
Balancer
Aragon
a16z
ForceDAO
Synthetix
Aurora
1inch
Ocelot
Loot Project
Mask
Kraken
Frax
EPNS
Kimbal Musk
Ocelot
Schmidt Futures
OP Games
Celo
Binance
Anoma
Unlock Protocol
Stefan George
Stakefish
Zora
VitaDAO
The Graph
Starkware
Stakefish
Springer
Rainbow Rolls
Mask
Harvest Finance
Game7
DefinanceCapital
CMS Holdings
Alchemix
Scroll
Regen Network
Aave Grants
Schmidt Futures
OP Games
Celo
Binance
Anoma
Unlock Protocol
Stefan George
Stakefish
Zora
VitaDAO
The Graph
Starkware
Stakefish
Springer
Rainbow Rolls
Mask
Harvest Finance
Game7
DefinanceCapital
CMS Holdings
Alchemix
Scroll
Regen Network
Aave Grants