Foundation Funding by Region

Asia & Pacific

$46,747,683 (7%)
429 Grants (9%)


$2,125,978 (0%)
60 Grants (1%)

Eastern Europe, Central Asia, & Russia

$17,315,924 (3%)
273 Grants (5%)

Global Programs

$69,175,662 (11%)
298 Grants (6%)

Latin America & Mexico

$36,028,971 (6%)
389 Grants (8%)

Middle East & North Africa

$12,550,298 (2%)
97 Grants (2%)

North America

$349,829,618 (55%)
2,775 Grants (56%)

Sub-Saharan Africa

$103,600,822 (16%)
546 Grants (11%)

Western Europe

$20,603,678 (3%)
171 Grants (3%)

Region totals include both foundation grants directly to recipients based in the region specified and foundation grants to recipients located in other regions to do work benefiting the region specified. Grants may mention more than one region of benefit and therefore be counted in more than one category.

Foundation Funding by Issue

Issue totals include foundation funding that could be identified as meant to address a specific issue. In order to provide unique totals and avoid double-counting, each foundation grant has been assigned to exactly one issue category within the human rights taxonomy.

Foundation Funding by Intersecting Populations

In order to show the intersections of multiple population groups, these graphics indicate other population groups supported within funding towards the group highlighted on this page.