Central America Donors Forum

The Central America Donors Forum (CADF) is the premier multi-sectoral networking and learning space to advance philanthropy and development efforts in Central America. Each year, CADF brings together the international philanthropic community with hundreds of civil society, corporate and government leaders in Central America.

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VIDEO: CADF 2023 Rewind

On September 25-27, 2023, CADF was held for the first time in Costa Rica. Over three days, CADF 2023 brought together nearly 700 people from 450 organizations, featuring nearly 60 sessions, including panels, fireside chats, workshops, roundtable discussions and site visits. The event featured countless networking opportunities for attendees to meet potential partners and allies in Central America.

View the video highlights from the event or check out the CADF 2023 report.

CADF 2023 Wrap-up Report

Check out highlights from our most recent CADF in Costa Rica! Explore session summaries, videos, data points, speaker quotes, press coverage, photos and much more.

View CADF 2023 Wrap-up Report

VIDEO: Experiences & Testimonies

More than 180 leaders and experts shared knowledge about and offered solutions to the most pressing issues facing Central America.

Take a few moments to hear from those leaders who made their voices heard at CADF 2023, and click here to view all of the interviews.

2023 Sponsors

View the CADF 2023 photos

You can find all of the images taken at CADF 2023 on Seattle International Foundation’s Flickr page.

View all CADF 2023 photos

2023 Honorary Host Committee

Meet the full Host Committee

Join us for CADF 2024

Interested in participating in CADF 2024? Please reach out to Seattle International Foundation (SIF) to learn more.

Attend CADF 2024

CADF 2024 Timeline


CADF 2024 announced


Sponsorship opportunities available


Theme and tracks released


Request for session proposals begins


Honorary Host Committee announced


Request for session proposals closes


Agenda released

Fall 2024

CADF 2024