In 2017, Alene Moris, a dedicated feminist and social justice activist, gave a speech in the United States on the substantial difference women can make in positions of power. She asserts that once women realize that they live in a world designed by men and commit to building a community of women in leadership, women leaders will make a big difference. Alene argues that together men and women would have enough wisdom to build a new culture that uses everyone’s intelligence and talents in public decision-making.
WHAT IF THEY RETURN? How El Salvador, Honduras, and the United States could prepare for an effective reintegration of TPS Beneficiaries
In this report, the authors discuss the current status of Salvadoran and Honduran beneficiaries of TPS in the United States; summarize what is known about their socio-economic situation; review possible barriers to their effective return and reintegration to their countries of origin; assess what governmental programs and resources might be available to help with reintegration; and suggest possible policy approaches all three countries could pursue to incentivize a return and effective reintegration.
The fourth edition of the Global Philanthropy Guide highlights the work that Washington state organizations are doing to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Philanthropists can use the guide to connect you with high-impact, non-profit organizations based in Washington state, working globally.2019-Philanthropy-Guide
Migration in Central America is an analysis of the migration trends, drivers, policies and actors in the Northern Triangle of Central America. It documents and analyzes the stubborn persistence of migration, while also raising questions that could form the basis of relevant policy research and analysis.Central-America-Migration-Report
This report, produced by the Foundation Center with the support of the Seattle International Foundation and Hispanics in Philanthropy, examines grantmaking in 2014 and 2015 for Latin America and Central America. It serves as a resource for philanthropists and organizations to understand the funding trends in the region.us_foundation_funding_2014-1015
The 2017 Central America Philanthropy Guide is an evolving resource to help philanthropists and donors understand the funding landscape in Central America by highlighting grant-making from public and private institutional donors from around the world. This second edition of the Guide contains information on grants made in 2016 to over 300 unique NGOs based in Central America. The data represent over $74 million in grants made to the region by 61 institutional donors.CADFGuide_PRINTFINAL_2
The 2016 Central America Philanthropy Guide is a valuable resource for information on local NGOs in Central America funded by U.S. foundations and other donors. The Guide is a product of the Central America Donors Forum, founded by Seattle International Foundation in 2012 to unite leaders from across sectors to discuss ways to reduce poverty and increase philanthropy to the region.2016-CENTRAL-AMERICA-PHILANTHROPY-GUIDE
This study serves as a starting point for conversation around the strengths and weaknesses of the social investment process by different actors in Central America. It maps out and analyzes the amount of resources allocated by the region’s private sector to social investment and philanthropic projects or programs.INTEGRARSE_Estudio-Filantropía_Regional-Digital_English
In 2013, 242 foundations awarded 1,846 grants totaling $605.5 million for Latin America. This research brief, produced by the Foundation Center in collaboration with the Seattle International Foundation, analyzes grantmaking for Latin America by the 1,000 largest U.S. foundations, particularly highlighting U.S. grantmaking in Central America.2016-CENTRAL-AMERICA-PHILANTHROPY-GUIDE
Global poverty is severe and widespread, yet real and lasting solutions exist. The 2014 Global Giving Guide, published by the Seattle International Foundation, highlights 20 Washington state-based organizations who are creating and implementing those solutions and helps connect caring citizens with worthy causes, improving lives around the world.2014-Global-Giving-Guide
The Pacific Northwest has long had a major stake in global issues and has always demonstrated a generosity of spirit and inclusiveness towards others. The 2013 Global Giving Guide highlights 20 organizations harnessing that generosity to improve the lives of people around the world.2013-Global-Giving-Guide