The Fund is a long-term grantmaking program, which supports community foundations and local philanthropic throughout Europe to address global challenges on the local level. In addition, the Fund will:
In our Program we focus on projects reffering to Sustainable Development Goals.* We would like to gather good practices dedicated to solving problems gathered in SDGs on the local level.
The Fund provides small grants to community foundations and local philanthropic organizations throughout Europe for the purpose of identifying and implementing local solutions to the above global challenges. When fully developed, the Fund will have a grantmaking budget of 500,000 USD and will offer annually 20-30 grants of 15,000 USD on average.
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We encourage you to read the paper about the relation between Sustainable Development Goals and private non profit institutions. It’s really worth reading, a lot of good examples of local organizations activities. LINK
Hungary is struggling with a challenging political situation, the environment for NGOs is getting worse, the civil society space is shrinking. Are there any positive signs? We encourage you to read the article written by one of the Hungarian NGOs leaders – Tamás Scsaurszki. Growing Ambition in a Shrinking Space: Hungary’s Community Foundations after the […]
DAFNE and EFC has carried out a study which analysis the regulatory and political challenges philanthropy is facing and elaborates ways forward that European donors and foundations can apply to work jointly with EU institutions and national governments towards a single market for philanthropy. Download report
Equal Pay International Coalition, Scaling Up Nutrition, Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety these are only three form plenty great initiatives that are described on The Partnerships for SDGs online platform. It provides global engagement for multi-stakeholder partnerships and voluntary commitments from all stakeholders devoted to support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals You can use […]
Grants have been distributed, projects are being implemented, but we would like to keep you updated about our Program. Within our grant competition we have asked our applicants what do the understand by local community responsive to global challenges? How, in their opinion, should it operate? See what they told us. We theoretically know that everything […]