Seattle International Foundation (SIF) today named José Arturo Aguilar as its new Executive Director. Aguilar is an internationally-renowned human rights defender and political strategist, with more than 20 years of experience championing justice and democracy in Latin America, especially in his home country of Guatemala.
The seventh edition of the annual meeting took on the challenge of reimagining partnerships for development in the Central American region.
Annual Forum to be held for the first time in Guatemala
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.
This innovative program seeks to develop a professional network of high-impact, social change leaders throughout Central America, and support them in leveraging their expertise to attain greater impact in their community and country.
The Seattle International Foundation today announced that El Salvador will host its annual Central America Donor’s forum in San Salvador on November 18 and 19.
The Central America Donors Forum, with sponsors including, brings together key representatives from government, philanthropy, and the private sector to align grantmaking and investment strategies in the region.
Report underscores need for U.S. government to engage private philanthropy as it seeks to increase aid in the region.
SIF announced today the launch of a new grant-making fund to advance awareness and giving for projects to empower youth in Central America.
SIF Hosts Delegation Working to End Gender-Based Violence in Central America and the Dominican Republic
Women leaders from Central America and the Dominican Republic visit Seattle to meet with local institutions working to end gender-based violence.
CAMY Fund will support young adult leaders in Central America and Mexico to implement innovative projects within their organizations that are designed to demonstrate measurable impacts on girls’ equality and/or adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR).