Grantee Profile

Tides Center Connect U.S. Fund

Grants to Tides Center Connect U.S. Fund

  • $100,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Connect U.S. Fund was created in 2004, and seeks to advance responsible U.S. global engagement in an increasingly interdependent world. The goal of this project is to increase public awareness of and attention to the 2012 Nuclear Security Summit in Seoul, South Korea, specifically, and the importance of nuclear security generally. Connect U.S. will draw on the expertise of the Fissile Material Working Group. Funds will be used to support pre- and post-summit press conferences, travel and accommodation to South Korea, publications, media engagement, and salaries for project directors.

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To strengthen collaboration among NGOs on nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Tides Center Connect U.S. Fund $150,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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