Latin America

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$22.3 Million
out of $376.8 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $19,000

Top Funders

Howard G. Buffett Foundation
$6.2 M
NoVo Foundation
$3.5 M
Ford Foundation
$3.1 M
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
$2.2 M
One Earth Future Foundation, Inc.
$1.7 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$1.2 M
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$1.0 M
The Prudential Foundation
$735.0 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$393.9 K
The Stanley Center for Peace and Security
$329.6 K
Mensen met een Missie
$230.2 K
American Jewish World Service
$201.5 K
Humanity United
$182.3 K
Boston Foundation Inc
$147.5 K
Flora Family Foundation
$115.0 K
The Coca-Cola Foundation, Inc.
$100.0 K
United States Institute of Peace
$100.0 K
Appleton Foundation
$75.0 K
American Friends Service Committee
$70.6 K
$65.0 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$63.9 K
Marguerite Casey Foundation
$50.0 K
Arcus Foundation
$50.0 K
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$50.0 K
The Tinker Foundation Inc.
$45.0 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

International Development
$7.6 M
Gender Equality
$5.7 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$3.1 M
$1.8 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.5 M
Nuclear Issues
$1.2 M
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$1.2 M
Transitional Justice
$901.8 K
Peace Negotiations
$806.5 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$532.5 K
$363.9 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$350.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$345.0 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$243.7 K
$243.0 K
$240.0 K
Accountability and Transparency
$220.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$52.9 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$31.8 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$30.0 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

14% $3,127,733 45 Grants = 24%

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.