Water.Org Inc.$1,300,000 through August, 2019
to expand the Water Credit model, which seeks to address demand for affordable microcredit financing options in Ethiopia.
WaterAid America, Inc.$3,500,000 through February, 2018
to support efforts to increase the reliability of safe water access points in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mali, and Niger.
Rotarian Safe Water & Sanitation Foundation, Inc.$10,000 through March, 2015
to sponsor World Water Summit 6.
IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre$3,000,000 through January, 2021
to strengthen the capacity of government agencies to effectively manage water supply assets and deliver reliable safe water services to 1.3 million people in 13 rural districts in Ghana.
Millennium Water Alliance$5,000,000 through November, 2017
to increase access to safe water for an additional 300,000 people in rural Ethiopia, and to strengthen the capacity of government to manage existing water supply assets and deliver reliable safe water services to 3.2 million people in 23 districts.
Safe Water Network$1,500,000 through June, 2016
to develop and demonstrate viable market-based approaches for the sustainable delivery of safe water to poor communities in Ghana. Hilton funds will be matched 1:1.
DRI Research Foundation$500,000 through July, 2016
for general operating support to establish an International Water, Development, and Global Sustainability position within the Desert Research Institute.
Alternativas$1,500,000 through December, 2015
as a final grant to support the Water Forever Program.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill$1,500,000 through June, 2015
to design, conduct, and implement an overall monitoring, evaluation, and learning strategy for the Foundation's Water Initiative.
Candid$300,000 through March, 2015
to enhance the functionality of WASHfunders.org, a web-based knowledge portal focused on the issue of access to safe water, sanitation, and hygiene.
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This amount represents total giving towards preventing avoidable sight loss from cataracts and blinding trachoma.About Program
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This amount represents total giving toward achieving healthy and productive lives for transition age youth in foster care.About Program
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- Avoidable Blindness
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- Opportunity Youth
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- Safe Water
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