Ensuring better, longer lives for the greatest number of people
Apply for an Asphalt Art grant
Cities in Canada, Mexico, and the United States can now apply for a grant through the Asphalt Art Initiative to support arts-driven street redesign projects that improve safety, revitalize public spaces, and engage local communities.
The deadline for cities to apply is June 12.
Ten Cities Named Winners of the Bloomberg Initiative for Cycling Infrastructure
Investment in Women’s Economic Independence Increased Income and Assets for Hundreds of Thousands of Women in Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Nigeria
Follow the Data Podcast: Reducing Tobacco Use in the Philippines
Bloomberg Center for Cities at Harvard University Unveiled
Comprehensive Summer Learning Program Will Help Thousands of Kids
Third Public Art Challenge opened for cities to create temporary projects that foster creative collaboration, address civic issues, and enhance their vibrancy
Beyond Petrochemicals Launched to Stop the Rapid Rise of Pollution
Reducing health and wealth disparities in Black communities
The Bloomberg Philanthropies Greenwood Initiative makes innovative investments and fosters strategic partnerships to create the conditions for more Black people to acquire resources, expand community ownership, and increase influence through economic power.
A new way to experience the arts
Bloomberg Connects is a free mobile app featuring guides to over 150 museums, galleries, sculpture parks, gardens, and cultural spaces in one easy to use app.
By the Numbers
Bloomberg Philanthropies 700 partner cities improved the lives of millions of people worldwide in 2022
Public Health 206,000+ cause of death records collected from rural settings
Government Innovation 35,000+ city employees have received management training
Environment 370+ U.S. coal plants retired since 2011
Bloomberg Philanthropies 150 countries invested in around the world in 2022
Education 84,000+ students reached by virtual college advisors
Arts 150+ cultural institutions available on Bloomberg Connects app
Women’s Economic Development 724,000+ women enrolled in job training and education