Category: Philanthropy

GRANT 131: Menstrual Pad Project for girls in Nepal 03/03/2015
A non-profit powerhouse brings economic empowerment and better healthcare to girls in Nepal.
GRANT 128: Future Doctors for South Sudan 02/09/2015
An ongoing movement to educate, train and support aspiring doctors in South Sudan.
GRANT 125: Atlanta FREE Store 01/19/2015
An ongoing food and clothing drive that helps people of all income levels meet basic needs.
GRANT 123: Street Symphony 01/05/2015
A collective of musical humanitarians bringing the healing power of beautiful music to the masses.
GRANT 115: Kyn :: Democratizing Philanthropy 11/10/2014
An online launchpad for emerging philanthropists.
GRANT 114: MusicWorks 11/03/2014
Music therapy services for South Africa's children in marginalized communities.
GRANT 113: Mobile Cinema 10/27/2014
Films that challenge communities in Central Africa to confront difficult realities and reach peaceful resolutions.
GRANT 112: Every Child Deserves A Chance At Life 10/20/2014
Providing sound sleep, and dreams of a better tomorrow, for Congolese orphans.
GRANT 110: Creating Butterflies 10/06/2014
Helping breast cancer survivors receive reconstruction.
GRANT 109: Project41 09/29/2014
An agricultural-centered solution to poverty and malnourishment.
GRANT 108: Re-resonate 09/22/2014
A mobile music studio that develops innovative ways to use technology responsibly.
GRANT 107: PET Thatch Project 09/15/2014
Plastic roof construction in Ecuador introduces a smarter way to recycle.
GRANT 106: Knoxville Creative Reuse 09/08/2014
Inspiring environmentally sustainable behavior by recycling old materials.
GRANT 103: Music & Environmental Sustainability in Tanzania 08/18/2014
Protecting music means protecting trees!
GRANT 98: HIV Prevention Software for India 07/14/2014
The first research-based, data-driven approach to transnational HIV prevention.
GRANT 97: Lighting the Way to Success 07/07/2014
An awesome investment in education and solar power to shine light on inspiring minds.
GRANT 94: A mobile tool lending library 06/16/2014
Detroit's free tool library on wheels.
GRANT 83: Frame by Frame 03/31/2014
A documentary exploring Afghanistan's recent revolution of photography through four local photojournalists.
GRANT 79: Mondays at Racine 03/03/2014
Every third Monday of the month, two sisters open the doors of their hair salon to women diagnosed with cancer.
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
BOTS POTS 02/21/2014
BOTS Pots program uses innovation & fresh vegetation to get to the root of Connecticut's homeless problem.
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
SPARK GIRLS 02/15/2014
Combating illiteracy of young girls in marginalized & underprivileged communities in Zimbabwe.
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
IRCA Capacity Startup Building 02/10/2014
A community of refugees in Boise, Idaho welcomes the displaced with a transformational mentorship program.

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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
Pop-Up Repair 02/09/2014
A group of theater artists target New York City boroughs with a zany pop-up shop that challenges you to rethink recycling.
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
Edgehill Bike Club 02/07/2014
This club gives kids something positive to do to stay out of trouble & see the world from a new perspective - on a bike.
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
Angel Heart Pajama Project 02/04/2014
Dedicated to bringing comfort to foster children with gifts books and pajamas, and reminding us of the goodness in the world.
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#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
SPINALpedia 02/01/2014
A free user-generated how-to video network to help adapt to life with paralysis.
GRANT 50: Volunteer Handymen 01/27/2014
The Volunteer Handymen of Malta are recruited retired men that are volunteering to help families in need.
GRANT 46: Wishes and Wellness 12/30/2013
Empowering cancer patients and survivors by fulfilling ‘bucket list’ wishes.
GRANT 44: Sweet Dreams 12/16/2013
Alexis and Jennie had a dream to start a business that made taste buds happy and hearts feel good.
GRANT 43: The Mlangarini Project 12/09/2013
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
GRANT 41: Community Canvases 11/25/2013
Making Buffalo and Western New York a more connected city through public art project and events.
GRANT 40: Hope Through Common Threads 11/18/2013
Providing a space for refugee women to preserve their cultures and transition to life in America with more ease.
GRANT 38: Performance, Potluck & Punch 11/04/2013
Potlucks include two ingredients key to cultural transformation: food and shared experience.
GRANT 35: Burn Survivor Conference 10/14/2013
The Wise Foundation conference will provide rehabilitation and reintegration for young adult survivors of burns.
GRANT 24: Ethiopia’s HIV/AIDS Education Circus 07/29/2013
The circus does a lot more than come to town when it’s One Love driving the caravan.
GRANT 21: Funding the Future of Endangered Lakota Youth 07/08/2013
Supporting Lakota youth by developing a sustainable economic infrastructure for employment and growth.
GRANT 20: Film on China’s ‘Copy Towns’ 07/01/2013
Who knew you could visit the Eiffel Tower, the Taj Mahal and Christ the Redeemer just by going to China?
GRANT 19: 30 Days Of Opera 06/24/2013
Month. Long. Opera. Extravaganza. AND IT’S FREE?!
GRANT 18: Umvoti AIDS Center Playground 06/17/2013
In an effort to provide a more joyful, lighthearted outlet for the kids at Umvoti, Justin is building a playground.
GRANT 17: Fly With The Owlets ‘(@,@)’ 06/10/2013
The International Owl Center is working to make the world a better place for owls through education & research.
GRANT 16: Energy & Sanitation for the Students of Surkhet, Nepal 06/03/2013
Maggie Doyne and Cara Valentino have big plans for Surkhet, Nepal.
GRANT 11: The Boat for Singing Together 04/29/2013
A floating canopy where people can take a break from the frenzied pulse of the city and join in song? Yes, please!
GRANT 9: People Helping Improve Life (PHIL-Athens) 04/15/2013
A company in Athens, GA that lets you donate to local nonprofits without spending a dime!
GRANT 8: Saving Panama’s Pygmy Sloths 04/08/2013
Julia Heckathorn’s goal was to give children a “perspective changing experience and love for the natural world.”
GRANT 7: INTERRUPT Magazine 04/01/2013
A bad*ss group of women banded together a platform for the (un)scene was born.
GRANT 4: Blogologues 03/11/2013
What happens when live theater and the interwebs collide? Our fourth grantee, Blogologues!
GRANT 3: Awesome Sandy Rebuild 03/04/2013
Supporting those affected by Hurricane Sandy. Let's get funds to people who have been waiting.