Support Us

The Inter-American Dialogue advances cooperation among the countries and peoples of the Hemisphere with the support generous individuals, foundations, leading corporations, and governments who share our commitment to democratic governance, social equity, and shared prosperity in the Americas. Donors provide essential operating revenue for the Dialogue’s activities and strengthen our capacity to carry out our ambitious agenda. They participate in our programs, inform our debates, enhance the impact of our work, and ensure that our research reflects a diversity of opinions.



Get Involved


The Dialogue’s President’s Leadership Council and Associates Program offer individuals a range of opportunities to engage in our research. Individuals can also support the work of the Dialogue by participating in special campaigns, like the Annual Leadership for the Americas Awards Gala or Sol M. Linowitz Forum, or by naming the Dialogue as a beneficiary of planned gifts such as bequests, retirement funds, and insurance policies. Visit our How to Give portal to make a contribution today. 


The Corporate Program engages companies that are invested in the future of the Americas and share a commitment to the Dialogue’s mission. Member companies often partner with the Dialogue to support of specific initiatives or events, including the annual Leadership for the Americas Awards Gala and Sol M. Linowitz Forum. Customized or bundled support opportunities are available. Companies can review membership benefits and enroll here.

Foundations, Government Entities, Universities, and NGOs

The Dialogue conducts its work throughout the Americas in collaboration with leading organizations who wish to enhance the impact of the Dialogue’s programmatic activities. Foundations, governments, multilateral institutions, and NGOs wishing to partner with the Dialogue should contact Elizabeth Belair, Chief of Staff, at or +1-202-822-9002.

Giving Opportunities

General Support

General support contributions help ensure that the Dialogue is always ready and able to respond to the most recent developments affecting the Western Hemisphere. Unrestricted funding is directed towards the area of greatest need, helps maximize the impact of our work on public policy, and underwrites our research activities, events, and core operations.

Program or Project Specific Funding and Sponsorship Opportunities

Donors may choose to direct their gift towards the support of a specific program, project, or initiative. The Dialogue’s core program areas include energy transition and climate, education, Asia and Latin America, migration, remittances, and development, and the rule of law. We also conduct regional work focused on the AndesBrazil and the Southern Cone, Central America and the Caribbean, and North America and thematic work focused on inter-American relations, US foreign policy, democratic governance, social equity, economics, finance, and trade, global relations, and security and drug policy

Endowment Support

Endowment gifts help ensure the Dialogue’s and a donor’s long-term legacy. They provide critical and permanent support of the our mission and agenda. Contact us to learn how you can establish or contribute to an endowed fund.

The Dialogue was rated by Charity Navigator as a 4-Star organization, its highest rating.


Please contact the Dialogue’s Chief of Staff, Elizabeth Belair, at or +1-202-822-9002 to learn more about the Dialogue’s ongoing research and opportunities for engagement or sponsorship.

Our Commitment

The Dialogue is a non-partisan organization deeply committed to intellectual independence. While donors are encouraged to participate in our activities, funders do not and have never influenced our research or programs. Our directors, members, staff, and constituents represent many views and our funding sources are diverse. All contributions conform to the Dialogue’s internal donor guidelines and US tax laws. The Dialogue is transparent in listing all donors in our Annual Report and on our website. Additionally, 990s are readily available to any individual or organization upon request.

The Dialogue does not sell, trade, or rent its donor lists, and does not share donor information with third parties. The Dialogue takes all reasonable and appropriate measures to prevent unauthorized use of its donor lists.