Grantee Profile

Human Rights First

Grants to Human Rights First

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 2 years, 11 months)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The grant provides general operating support to Human Rights First as it seeks to advance U.S. global leadership on human rights. The organization aims to ensure that human rights are prioritized within the national security, foreign policy, and domestic policy spheres of the U.S. government.

  • $600,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of general operations (over three years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of general operations.

  • $1,200,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of general operations (over three years).

  • $115,371Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of the Freedom Investment Project (over three years).

  • $1,000,000Active Strategy

    2002 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support a fundraising campaign for program expansion and communications enhancement (over two years).

  • $100,000

    2001 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — For a project to preserve core democratic values in the face of terrorism.

  • $1,000,000Active Strategy

    2001 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of general operations (over three years).

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2000 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To establish the International Criminal Court.

  • $100,000Active Strategy

    1999 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To establish legal principles and mechanisms for separating militants from genuine refugee populations in camps.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Human Rights First $5,065,371 between 1978 and 2016.

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