Electronic Frontier Foundation

How They Function

The Electronic Frontier Foundation is a highly active nonprofit organization who work to serve the public by protecting their rights in the world of technology. They have made an impact in the digital world in a variety of ways and continue to do so today.

Since their founding in 1990, EFF has become the leading nonprofit organization in defending civil liberties in the digital world. They are completely donor funded and work hard to acheive their goals of protecting and enhancing user privacy, free expression, and innovation. Their work is done through litigation, analysis, activism, and technological development. To accomplish this work, they use the expertise of technologists, activists, and attorneys.