Latin America

5%
$12.8 Million
out of $283.2 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $42,000

Top Funders

Open Society Foundations
$2.2 M
The Oak Foundation
$1.9 M
Ford Foundation
$1.6 M
The International Development Research Centre
$1.1 M
Hivos
$748.3 K
W. K. Kellogg Foundation
$732.3 K
National Endowment for Democracy
$612.0 K
Cordaid
$601.7 K
American Jewish World Service
$505.0 K
Comic Relief
$447.3 K
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$345.0 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$325.0 K
The Atlantic Philanthropies
$313.5 K
NoVo Foundation
$200.0 K
Mensen met een Missie
$156.3 K
Marguerite Casey Foundation
$150.0 K
Goldman Environmental Foundation
$150.0 K
Berghof Foundation for Conflict Studies
$93.0 K
Monsanto Fund
$92.0 K
Fundación AVINA
$90.6 K
The Global Fund for Women
$70.0 K
The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, Inc.
$65.0 K
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$50.0 K
American Express Foundation
$50.0 K
Tides Foundation
$49.5 K

Starting in 2014, the Open Society Foundations’ grants data is reported by and attributed to the individual legal entities that constitute the Foundations. Prior to 2014, grantmaking from these funders are collectively attributed to ‘Open Society Foundations’.

Issue Focus

General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$3.2 M
Gender Equality
$2.8 M
Migration
$2.3 M
Transitional Justice
$2.1 M
Gender-based Violence
$1.9 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$1.3 M
Accountability and Transparency
$874.9 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$804.1 K
Peace Negotiations
$738.3 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$520.0 K
Nuclear Issues
$375.0 K
Democracy-building
$369.2 K
Peacebuilding
$300.1 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$175.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$142.0 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$115.5 K
Weapons
$104.1 K
Conflict Resolution
$100.2 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$77.0 K
International Development
$49.2 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$18.5 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

3% $424,740 19 Grants = 16%

Sample Grants

  • Stewart R. Mott Foundation
    awarded a grant for $10,000 to Washington Office on Latin America

    To educate policymakers and the public about the implications of U.S. foreign policy on Latin America.

  • MADRE, Inc.
    awarded a grant for $18,500 to Taller de Vida

    For trauma counseling, art therapy, and peace education for former Colombian child soldiers.

  • American Jewish World Service
    awarded a grant for $70,000 to Generacion Alternativa

    To promote peacebuilding and democracy through TV and radio programs produced by youth.