A new report reveals a 36% increase in funding for Latin America by large U.S. foundations between 2006 and 2015. In 2014 and 2015 alone, 306 large U.S. foundations awarded $1 billion for Latin America.
The seventh edition of the annual meeting took on the challenge of reimagining partnerships for development in the Central American region.
Report underscores need for U.S. government to engage private philanthropy as it seeks to increase aid in the region.
As a SIF Seattle Ambassador, Nordstrom employee Elaine Raymond will have the opportunity to travel to a country in the developing world to see firsthand how Seattle nonprofits, corporations, and philanthropy are improving lives.
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.
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.