Grantee Profile

Human Rights Resource Center

Grants to Human Rights Resource Center

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 3 years)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    ST PETERSBURG, RUSSIA — A three-year grant of $300,000 has been awarded to the St. Petersburg-based non-profit Human Rights Resource Center, which specializes in providing legal assistance to the non-profit sector in support of a project to advance access to justice in Russia, with special regard to the right of association. The funding will support a project to provide legal advice to non-profits, build the professional capacity of non-profit lawyers, monitor freedom of association, and raise awareness of the role of civil society organizations in Russia. Foundation dollars will be spent on salaries, two conferences, training workshops, publications, and a website.

  • $375,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    ST PETERSBURG, RUSSIA — To provide legal support to Russian NGOs and promote the professional growth of these organizations (over three years).

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    ST PETERSBURG, RUSSIA — In support of a project to provide legal support to Russian NGOs and promote the professional growth of these organizations (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Human Rights Resource Center $875,000 between 2003 and 2014.