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
$56,800 over one year (2019)
MAR Fish: Knowledge, Monitoring and Protection of Mesoamerican Reef Fish Spawning Areas

Guatemala City, Guatemala
$50,000 over one year (2019)
MAR Leadership Program: Building the Next Generation of Conservation Leaders in the Mesoamerican Reef System

Guatemala City, Guatemala
$148,366 over one year (2019)
Building Stronger Civil Society Organizations to Better Protect the MAR

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
$53,054 over one year (2019)
Promoting Mangrove Management in the Mesoamerican Reef Ecoregion

Washington, DC
$165,000 over one year (2019)
General Program Support for the Healthy Reefs for Healthy People Initiative

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

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 (2019)
Comunidad y Biodiversidad: General Program Support for Activities Related to Improving the Sustainability of Fisheries in the Mexican MAR

Blue Ventures Conservation

London, UK
$40,000 over one year (2019)
Taking Stock-Adaptively Managing the Lionfish Invasion in Belize

Friends of Turneffe Atoll and Turneffe Atoll Trust

Bozeman, MT
$20,000 over one year (2019)
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