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General Purposes

Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Strengthening Civic Space
  • Grant Amount $15,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2013–December 31, 2014
  • Location São Paulo, Brazil
  • Geographic Focus World

About this grant

The goal of Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support is to strengthen the global infrastructure for philanthropy. The grantee is currently pursuing three main objectives: 1) strengthen its institutional capacity; 2) secure its financial sustainability; and 3) strengthen its role as a global leader advocating for an improved enabling environment for philanthropy. This grant increase will support the preparation, publication, and dissemination of a report on organizations which support the development of community philanthropy. The grantee is a global network linking grantmaker associations and support organizations through international exchange, information services, networking, and peer-to-peer learning opportunities.