The FAWCO Foundation Development Grant Fund is a dynamic program which
financially assists projects that are passionately supported by FAWCO Member
FAWCO Member Clubs have been aiding worthy and reputable charitable
projects throughout the world through The FAWCO Foundation for over 40 years.
Some clubs are working “hands-on” with their projects, others making donations
of goods or financial contributions.
2016 DEVELOPMENT GRANTS, $4,500
The deadline to submit nominations is Jan 8, 2016
Education: For projects which promote literacy, support academic studies, build or provide classrooms, libraries or general learning facilities for disadvantaged children. The Pam Dahlgren grant is specifically for the geographical area of Africa.
AW of Surrey Hope Through Education
Pam Dahlgren Educating Africa's Children
Environment: For projects promoting the responsible use of the environment to provide for the basic needs of a family or community.
Mother Earth, sponsored in part by AC Shanghai
Health: For projects providing medical treatment, diagnostic services, preventive care or medical counseling. This can include but is not limited to cancer, HIV/AIDS, other diseases, the critically ill, the disabled, the aged, medical transport, special needs and maternal health for mothers and children.
The Coughlan Family Foundation’s Support in Sickness and Health
Critical Health Concerns, sponsored in part by Renuka Matthews
Human Rights: For projects which provide vocational training, teach practical skills and promote social entrepreneurial initiatives for at-risk/marginalized population groups and for projects addressing the critical problems of violence, food and shelter, healthcare, education, poverty, advocacy, human trafficking, prostitution, refugees or cultural understanding in a FAWCO Member Club’s host country or the world.
Breaking the Cycle, sponsored in part by AWEP and AILO Florence
FAUSA Displaced Women and Children