Latin America

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$13.8 Million
out of $328.2 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $38,188

Top Funders

Ford Foundation
$3.4 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$2.5 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$1.9 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$1.1 M
One Earth Future Foundation, Inc.
$636.0 K
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
$594.1 K
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$460.0 K
Tamalpais Trust
$400.0 K
The Stanley Center for Peace and Security
$303.3 K
Fundación AVINA
$262.1 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$236.9 K
The UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women
$210.4 K
United States Institute of Peace
$204.7 K
American Jewish World Service
$162.5 K
The Stanton Foundation
$160.0 K
Moriah Fund
$105.0 K
Flora Family Foundation
$104.0 K
Oak Foundation
$100.0 K
Boston Foundation Inc
$85.0 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$70.0 K
Norwegian Human Rights Fund
$69.0 K
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Inc.
$65.0 K
Appleton Foundation
$55.0 K
Seattle International Foundation
$50.0 K
The Overbrook Foundation
$50.0 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
$3.2 M
$2.7 M
Transitional Justice
$2.0 M
Peace Negotiations
$1.4 M
International Development
$1.3 M
Gender Equality
$1.1 M
$1.1 M
Nuclear Issues
$1.0 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$855.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$681.0 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$478.3 K
Accountability and Transparency
$470.8 K
$386.0 K
$270.2 K
Gender-based Violence
$185.2 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$178.4 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$144.7 K
Conflict Resolution
$120.0 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$100.0 K
$93.2 K
International and Regional Institutions
$5.0 K
$3.8 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

12% $1,611,512 21 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.