Latin America

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$7.2 Million
out of $267.9 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $38,000

Top Funders

Open Society Foundations
$1.5 M
Ford Foundation
$1.3 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$1.0 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$450.0 K
American Jewish World Service
$363.0 K
$337.7 K
Eurasia Partnership Foundation
$252.8 K
Mensen met een Missie
$154.3 K
National Endowment for Democracy
$151.9 K
Marguerite Casey Foundation
$150.0 K
United States Institute of Peace
$120.0 K
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$118.0 K
Unbound Philanthropy
$100.0 K
Appleton Foundation
$91.0 K
The Cummins Foundation
$88.0 K
The Tinker Foundation Inc.
$83.0 K
Oak Foundation
$69.0 K
Karibu Foundation
$67.0 K
The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, Inc.
$65.0 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$55.0 K
Dalio Foundation, Inc.
$50.0 K
Tides Foundation
$41.6 K
Community Foundation of New Jersey
$38.0 K
J.M. Kaplan Fund
$35.0 K
The Overbrook Foundation
$30.0 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
$1.8 M
Nuclear Issues
$1.5 M
$1.2 M
Gender Equality
$949.0 K
Transitional Justice
$550.8 K
Accountability and Transparency
$464.5 K
$341.6 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$317.0 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$280.0 K
International Development
$261.7 K
$250.0 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$246.9 K
$161.3 K
$148.1 K
Gender-based Violence
$115.0 K
Peace Negotiations
$72.0 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$50.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$37.6 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$33.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$12.5 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

5% $360,000 13 Grants = 12%

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.