Recent Grants

Please note certain grants were approved and funded by the Roger and Vicki Sant Donor-Advised Fund at The Greater Washington Community Foundation.

Environmental Defense Fund

New York, NY
$90,000 over one year (2020)
Support of EDF’s Oceans Program in Belize

Fundación para el Ecodesarrollo y la Conservación

Guatemala City, Guatemala
$150,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support for Efforts to Improve the Health and Functioning of the Marine Systems of Caribbean Guatemala

Internews Network

Arcata, CA
$65,000 over nine months (2019)
Meso-American Reef Reporting Project

Mesoamerican Reef Fund

Guatemala City, Guatemala
$244,757 over one year (2020)
General Program Support for Improving the Health and Resilience of the MAR

Guatemala City, Guatemala
$193,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support for MPA Emergency Financial Assistance in Belize

Guatemala City, Guatemala
$49,500 over one year (2020)
Sarteneja Alliance for Conservation and Development: General Program Support for Strengthening the Management of Corozal Bay, Belize

Ocean Foundation

Washington, DC
$30,000 over one year (2019)
Blue Carbon Restoration in the Western Caribbean

Oceana, Inc.

Washington, DC
$25,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support for Oceana’s Fisheries Work in Mexico

Washington, DC
$175,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support for Oceana’s Work in Belize

Rare

Arlington, VA
$190,000 over six months (2020)
General Program Support for Fisheries and NTZ Work in Honduras and Guatemala

Smithsonian Institution

Washington, DC
$206,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support for the Healthy Reefs for Healthy People Initiative and for Conserving Mangroves and Seagrasses in the MAR

Social & Environmental Entrepreneurs Inc.

Calabasas, CA
$140,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support to Use Social Enterprises to Reduce Plastic Pollution in Honduras

The Coral Reef Alliance

Oakland, CA
$180,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support to Save Coral Reefs in Honduras by Improving Water Quality

Oakland, CA
$25,000 over four months (2020)
General Program Support for Water Quality Monitoring in Honduras and Mexico

Oakland, CA
$157,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support for Emergency Financial Assistance for MPAs in Honduras and Quantifying Tourism-Related Sewage in the MAR

Toledo Institute for Development and Environment

Punta Gorda, Belize
$125,000 over one year (2020)
General Operating Support

World Wildlife Fund

Washington, DC
$150,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support to Reduce Nutrient Pollution from Agriculture in the MAR

Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide

Eugene, OR
$175,000 over one year (2020)
Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental: General Program Support for Applying Legal Tools to Protect the Mesoamerican Reef

Eugene, OR
$40,000 over one year (2020)
Centinelas del Agua: General Program Support for Strengthening Wastewater Management in the Mexican MAR

International Community Foundation

National City, CA
$90,000 over one year (2020)
Comunidad y Biodiversidad: General Program Support for Improving the Sustainability of Fisheries in the Mexican MAR

Blue Ventures Conservation

London, UK
$40,000 over one year (2020)
General Program Support for Managing the Lionfish Invasion in Belize

Friends of Turneffe Atoll and Turneffe Atoll Trust

Bozeman, MT
$20,000 over one year (2020)
The Turneffe Atoll Marine Reserve Advocacy Program

Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

New York, NY
$25,000 over one year (2019)
Engaging with the World bank PROBLUE Partnership Council

Roatan Marine Park International

Leander, TX
$25,000 over one year (2020)
General Operating Support

Asociación Interamericana para la Defensa del Ambiente

San Francisco, CA
$22,500 over one year (2020)
General Program Support for Working with Summit Partners to Assess Legal Opportunities to Improve the Health and Resilience of the MAR

Ocean Research and Educational Foundation

Big Pine Key, FL
$13,000 over one year (2020)
Support of Data Platform Enhancements to Provide Improved Access to Coral Reef Data

Blue World Foundation

Miami Beach, FL
$10,000 over one year (2020)
General Operating Support