Fondo Semillas (Mexican Society for Women's Rights, A.C.) is a non-profit organization that relies on donations from people and institutions, both in Mexico and internationally, in order to carry out its work. Through its resource mobilization, Fondo Semillas promotes a level, peer relationship between grantee partners and donors.
Fondo Semillas has been at the forefront of social change in México, connecting women with resources and opportunities to implement local solutions. Over the last 28 years, Fondo Semillas has invested over 21 million USD to support more than 945 more people throughout Mexico.
Fondo Semillas works with women who are seeking to change society.
- Domestic workers fighting for legal protection.
-Indigenous women defending their right to own the land.
-Indigenous artisan cooperatives developing sustainable projects.
-Factory workers fighting for women to earn the same hourly
wage as men.
-Indigenous leaders working to prevent maternal mortality.
-Young people working to eradicate discrimination and violence against women.