Coalition-building and Collaboration

Building structures and creating opportunities to work more closely and effectively with partners and peers toward shared goals. This includes grants supporting collaborations, partnerships, alliances, movement-building activities, networking, conferences, workshops, trainings, and other interactions with people or organizations as a way to exchange information and achieve shared aims.

Regional Focus

Asia & Pacific

$11,910,117 (8%)
348 Grants (14%)

Caribbean

$2,948,665 (2%)
48 Grants (2%)

Eastern Europe, Central Asia, & Russia

$22,136,491 (14%)
402 Grants (17%)

Global Programs

$15,695,738 (10%)
123 Grants (5%)

Latin America & Mexico

$14,317,259 (9%)
415 Grants (17%)

Middle East & North Africa

$5,399,455 (3%)
130 Grants (5%)

North America

$60,066,319 (38%)
450 Grants (19%)

Sub-Saharan Africa

$17,598,546 (11%)
392 Grants (16%)

Western Europe

$10,051,573 (6%)
154 Grants (6%)

Regional focus includes grants going directly to recipients in the region specified and to recipients located in other regions for activities focused on the region specified.

Issue Focus

Civic and Political Participation

$25,288,403 (16%)
248 Grants (10%)

Equality Rights and Freedom from Discrimination

$17,900,816 (11%)
380 Grants (16%)

Environmental and Resource Rights

$16,561,158 (11%)
361 Grants (15%)

Population Focus

Women & Girls

$38,954,056 (25%)
877 Grants (36%)

Children & Youth

$28,665,891 (18%)
566 Grants (24%)

Migrants & Refugees

$20,927,270 (13%)
233 Grants (10%)

Population Focus includes funding explicitly targeted to benefit specific groups and only illustrates those accounting for the largest shares of grant dollars or grants. See Methodology for details on how regional focus and population focus were determined and limitations.

Sample Grants

  • American Jewish World Service supported Youth for Peace in Cambodia to organize a conference on the Origin of Peace and Democracy in partnership with the Peace Institute of Cambodia.
  • Marguerite Casey Foundation supported Alabama Organizing Project in the USA to coordinate six member organizations to collaboratively engage families, develop leadership, and develop a statewide network for movement-building in alignment with the Equal Voice framework.