Mission: Pew is driven by the power of knowledge to solve today's most challenging problems. Pew applies a rigorous, analytical approach to improve public policy, inform the public and invigorate civic life.
Programs: Improving public policy. We study and promote nonpartisan policy solutions for pressing and emerging problems affecting the american public and the global community.
informing the public. Pew research center, our washington, d. C. -based charitable subsidiary, is home to most of our information initiatives. It uses impartial, fact-based public-opinion polling and other research tools to track important issues and trends.
invigorating civic life. We support national initiatives that encourage civic participation. In our hometown of philadelphia, we support organizations that create a thriving arts and culture community and institutions that enhance the well-being of the region's neediest citizens.