Non-profit

Human Rights Funders Network

Website:

https://www.hrfn.org

Type:

Donors Collaborative

Project of:

Proteus Fund

The Human Rights Funders Network is a left-of-center donors collaborative consisting of roughly “95 dues-paying institutions.” The Network’s steering committee consists of representatives from the Oak Foundation, Ford Foundation, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, American Jewish World Service, Open Society Foundations, Wikimedia Foundation, Foundation for a Just Society, Fund for Global Human Rights, and CASA Socio-Environmental Fund. [1]

Leadership

The Human Rights Funders Network is led by Catherine Townsend.

Steering Committee

Members of the steering committee are drawn from different organizations. [2]

  • Monica Aleman Cummingham – Ford Foundation
  • Hanan Elmasu – Oak Foundation
  • Rachel Freed (co-chair) – Unitarian Universalist Service Committee
  • Tracey Gurd – American Jewish World Service
  • Tirza Leibowitz – Open Society Foundations
  • Katy Love – Wikimedia Foundation
  • Maitri Morarji (co-chair) – Foundation for a Just Society
  • Maitri Morarji (co-chair) – Foundation for a Just Society
  • Maria Amália Souza (co-chair) – CASA Socio-Environmental Fund
  • Mandy Van Deven – Foundation for a Just Society

References

  1. “Steering Committee.” Human Rights Funders Network. Accessed July 1, 2019. https://www.hrfn.org/about-us/steering-committee/ ^
  2. “Our Steering Committee.” Human Rights Funders Network. Accessed July 02, 2019. https://www.hrfn.org/about-us/steering-committee/ ^
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