Latin America

$7.5 Million
out of $247.9 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $32,759

Top Funders

Ford Foundation
$3.0 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$1.5 M
The Oak Foundation
$531.3 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$452.3 K
The Global Fund for Women
$412.8 K
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$400.0 K
Comic Relief UK
$202.5 K
Fund For Global Human Rights, Inc.
$190.0 K
Fondo De Mujeres Del Sur
$155.1 K
W. K. Kellogg Foundation
$144.9 K
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$100.0 K
Boston Foundation, Inc.
$83.0 K
Channel Foundation
$55.0 K
The Christensen Fund
$50.0 K
Grassroots International, Inc.
$43.5 K
The New York Community Trust
$43.0 K
$41.0 K
Fondo Centroamericano de Mujeres
$32.8 K
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Inc.
$30.0 K
Global Greengrants Fund
$9.0 K
Global Fund for Children
$7.0 K
Young Feminist Fund
$5.8 K
Appleton Foundation
$5.0 K
Fondo Lunaria Mujer
$2.8 K
Jubitz Family Foundation
$2.5 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

$2.1 M
Gender Equality
$2.0 M
Transitional Justice
$1.7 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$1.0 M
$784.3 K
Accountability and Transparency
$556.3 K
Nuclear Issues
$400.0 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$366.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$304.0 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$216.3 K
Gender-based Violence
$143.8 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$114.3 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$100.0 K
$30.0 K
International Development
$19.4 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$15.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$7.0 K
Peace Negotiations
$2.8 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

10% $755,500 7 Grants = 10%

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.