GDAL is a truly collaborative effort, with many diverse organizations contributing resources to its success. The following organizations take an extra step, providing unrestricted funding every year to maintain and improve the health of the project:

The GDAL Project is hosted by OSGeo, and NumFOCUS will serve as the fiscal sponsor once GDAL’s application is completed, enabling all sponsorship to go through a 501(c)3 as charitable donations.


If your organization benefits from GDAL we recommend joining the group of sponsors above to “pay it forward” and ensure the project has the resources to stay healthy and grow. To learn about the benefits of becoming a sponsor at various levels start with the Sustainable GDAL Sponsorship Prospectus. If you are interested, need help convincing your key decision-makers, or have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact gdal-sponsors@osgeo.org.