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.
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).