Back to Listing

Institutional Development

Ukrainian Philanthropists Forum

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Strengthening Civic Space
  • Grant Amount $60,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2007–December 31, 2008
  • Location Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Geographic Focus Ukraine

About this grant

The program goal is to strengthen organized philanthropy in Ukraine. This grant will assist the Ukrainian Grantmakers Forum in its efforts to broaden its membership base and improve the quality of services provided to members. Key services will include information and publications, training workshops for staff of member organizations, advisory services to newly established foundations, and research on the state of philanthropy. Outreach activities, including an annual conference, a "Top-Philanthropist" competition, and active engagement with existing and potential corporate donors, will increase membership by over 50 percent during the grant period. Formally registered in 2005, the Ukrainian Grantmakers Forum is an association of local and international donors whose mission is to promote responsible and effective philanthropy for the development of Ukrainian society.