Leadership and Professional Development

Professional development of management, boards, staff, and volunteers. Includes leadership development, recruiting, training, and salaries.

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$6.8 Million
out of $376.8 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $25,000

Top Funders

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$2.8 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$628.5 K
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$600.0 K
Koret Foundation
$433.3 K
Sarah Scaife Foundation, Inc.
$350.0 K
Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation, Inc.
$300.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$195.0 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$187.3 K
Tides Foundation
$172.0 K
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$160.0 K
The Maclellan Foundation, Inc.
$126.0 K
$111.8 K
The New York Community Trust
$100.0 K
The Coca-Cola Foundation, Inc.
$100.0 K
American Jewish World Service
$90.7 K
$85.0 K
The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
$60.0 K
Peace Direct
$51.2 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$40.0 K
NoVo Foundation
$30.0 K
Spectemur Agendo, Inc.
$25.0 K
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC)
$25.0 K
Lisa and Douglas Goldman Fund
$25.0 K
Raskob Foundation for Catholic Activities, Inc.
$20.0 K
African Women's Development Fund
$18.0 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

$2.6 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.2 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$1.1 M
Nuclear Issues
$823.5 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$725.0 K
Gender Equality
$713.5 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$600.0 K
$311.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$172.0 K
International Development
$150.0 K
Transitional Justice
$115.0 K
$65.7 K
$55.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$46.0 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$29.0 K
$25.0 K

Regional Focus