Latin America

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$57.0 Million
out of $435.4 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $25,000

Top Funders

Howard G. Buffett Foundation
$44.3 M
Oak Foundation
$3.6 M
Ford Foundation
$3.2 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$1.5 M
Open Society Institute
$631.5 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$587.4 K
Pro Victimis Foundation
$419.7 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$412.8 K
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$400.0 K
Comic Relief
$202.5 K
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$200.0 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$190.0 K
Fondo De Mujeres Del Sur
$184.0 K
Fondo Centroamericano de Mujeres
$165.4 K
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
$144.9 K
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$100.0 K
Boston Foundation Inc
$82.5 K
Tides Foundation
$74.5 K
American Friends Service Committee
$57.6 K
Channel Foundation
$55.0 K
The Christensen Fund
$50.0 K
The Stanley Center for Peace and Security
$49.8 K
Grassroots International, Inc.
$43.5 K
The New York Community Trust
$43.0 K
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
$41.9 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 - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$42.1 M
$38.1 M
International Development
$6.2 M
Gender-based Violence
$2.5 M
$2.4 M
Transitional Justice
$2.3 M
$2.3 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$1.9 M
Gender Equality
$1.5 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.3 M
$888.8 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$555.7 K
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$418.3 K
Nuclear Issues
$400.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$300.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$100.5 K
Peace Negotiations
$84.3 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$41.9 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$15.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$7.0 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

2% $852,794 13 Grants = 9%

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.