The League of Women Voters Education Fund (LWVEF) is the educational and fundraising arm of the League of Women Voters of the United States, an advocacy group for electoral system changes and a number of other left-of-center policy issues. 
It has received multiple millions in grants from major left-of-center donors, including the Craigslist Charitable Fund, the Turner Foundation, the Joyce Foundation, Open Society Foundations, and the MacArthur Foundation.
The League of Women Voters Education Fund (LWVEF) is a 501(c)(3) organization and the education and fundraising arm of the League of Women Voters of the United States (abbreviated as LWV or “the League”) which is a 501(c)(4) organization that lobbies and advocates on a number of left-leaning issues. 
Chris Carson currently serves as the chair of the board of trustees for the Education Fund. Carson has been a League member for over 30 years and in 2005 became a board member and government director of the League of Women Voters of California (LWVC). 
The Education Fund and various other League affiliates have received support from major liberal donors such as the Ford Foundation, George Soros’s Foundation to Promote Open Society, and the Tides Foundation. 
George Soros underwrites League activities through his two philanthropies, Open Society Foundations (formerly the Open Society Institute) which granted $1,578,020 between 1999 and 2015, and Foundation to Promote Open Society, which also granted $1,578,020 between 1999 and 2015. The Ford Foundation granted $1,075,000 between 1999 and 2015, and the Chicago-based Joyce Foundation granted $4,230,788 between 1998 and 2015. 
Other donors include the Carnegie Corporation of New York which granted $640,000 to the Education Fund between 2006 and 2012 for “democracy”; the MacArthur Foundation, which granted the Education Fund $250,000 in 2012 to “support its Public Advocacy for Voter Protection Project”; and Pierre Omidyar’s Democracy Fund, which granted $250,000 in 2016 and $385,000 in 2018.