Latin America

3%
$11.2 Million
out of $350.7 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $25,000

Top Funders

Ford Foundation
$1.6 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$1.4 M
NoVo Foundation
$850.0 K
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$842.4 K
Cordaid
$656.6 K
One Earth Future
$601.0 K
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$572.4 K
Nationale Postcode Loterij
$555.0 K
U.S. Institute of Peace
$490.7 K
Fund For Global Human Rights
$400.0 K
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$370.0 K
American Jewish World Service
$236.6 K
Stanley Foundation
$229.8 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$200.0 K
Sigrid Rausing Trust
$191.1 K
Charles Léopold Mayer Foundation for Human Progress
$162.8 K
Tides Foundation
$157.0 K
Mensen met een Missie
$138.8 K
Fundación AVINA
$120.6 K
Appleton Foundation
$113.0 K
MADRE
$105.3 K
Arcus Foundation
$100.0 K
Dietel Partners
$100.0 K
United Methodist Women
$100.0 K
Global Fund for Women
$95.5 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
$2.7 M
Democracy-building
$2.0 M
Gender Equality
$1.8 M
Gender-based Violence
$1.5 M
Peacebuilding
$1.3 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$913.8 K
Peace Negotiations
$757.4 K
Transitional Justice
$744.8 K
International and Regional Institutions
$673.5 K
Accountability and Transparency
$400.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$160.8 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$132.8 K
Migration
$104.4 K
International Development
$100.0 K
Militarism
$58.3 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$40.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$30.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$7.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$5.0 K
Weapons
$5.0 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.0 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

8% $900,022 19 Grants = 11%

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.