Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2017

This total represents grant payment activity during the selected fiscal year. However, approximately 90% of the money awarded in our priority program areas is part of multi-year commitments, so a grant may appear in multiple years of activity. The list below provides additional information about specific projects approved and/or paid during the fiscal year selected, including the project start date and the length of our commitment.

  1. Catholic Relief Services

    $1,370,000 through September 2021

    for the second phase of Strengthening the Capacity of Women Religious in Early Childhood Development (SCORE ECD) in Zambia, Kenya, and Malawi. www.crs.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: August 2017
  2. Episcopal Relief and Development

    $1,400,000 through September 2021

    to support and document an integrated early childhood development program in Zambia and Kenya through faith-based partners. www.episcopalrelief.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: August 2017
  3. Project Concern International

    $1,600,000 through March 2020

    to implement and test the integration of responsive care and nutrition support to caregivers in Tanzania. www.pciglobal.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: August 2017
  4. PATH

    $8,200,000 through June 2021

    to scale up early childhood development services as part of health systems in Mozambique, Kenya, and Zambia. www.path.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: May 2017
  5. Kidogo Early Years Inc.

    $600,000 through May 2020

    to replicate a social franchise daycare model in urban informal settlements in Kenya. www.kidogo.co

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: May 2017
  6. Alliance for Open Society International Inc.

    $500,000 through December 2018

    to support the Global Partnership for Education's efforts to establish the Better Early Learning and Development at Scale Initiative.

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2016
  7. Aga Khan Foundation USA

    $1,500,000 through December 2019

    to build capacity of the early childhood development workforce in high HIV prevalence communities East and Southern Africa. http://www.akdn.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2016
  8. Catholic Relief Services

    $400,000 through July 2017

    for planning a phase two program to strengthen the ability of Catholic Sisters to meet the developmental needs of children affected by HIV and AIDS. www.crs.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2016
  9. PATH

    $400,000 through February 2018

    to assess the impact of health facility-based early childhood development interventions and plan for replication in Kenya. www.path.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: August 2016
  10. King Baudouin Foundation United States, Inc.

    $260,000 through August 2018

    to strengthen early childhood development networks for research and advocacy in Kenya, Tanzania, and Mozambique. The Foundation will recommend that funds support the African Early Childhood Network. http://www.kbfus.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: August 2016
  11. The World Bank

    $300,000 through August 2017

    for the Early Learning Partnership to provide the Government of Tanzania with data on the pre-primary teaching workforce. http://www.worldbank.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: August 2016
  12. Human Sciences Research Council

    $218,000 through November 2017

    for the development of standardized best practices for scaling early childhood development programming. www.hsrc.ac.za

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: May 2016
  13. CARE

    $250,000 through December 2017

    to use implementation science to evaluate strategies to meet the needs of vulnerable young children in Mozambique. www.care.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: May 2016
  14. Shining Hope For Communities

    $400,000 through December 2017

    to support integrated early childhood development services in two large informal settlements within Nairobi http://www.shininghopeforcommunities.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: March 2016
  15. Catholic Relief Services

    $2,000,000 through December 2017

    for the integration of early stimulation and positive parenting coaching as part of community and clinic-based systems in Kenya, Malawi and Tanzania. www.crs.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2015
  16. Firelight Foundation

    $2,100,000 through December 2017

    to strengthen the capacity of community-based organizations (CBOS) for delivery of early childhood development services in HIV affected communities in Malawi, Tanzania and Zambia. www.firelightfoundation.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2015
  17. Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

    $1,500,000 through December 2017

    to integrate early childhood development services as part of maternal child health and HIV services in Tanzania and Zambia. www.pedaids.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2015
  18. Aga Khan Foundation USA

    $200,000 through February 2017

    to assess, document and plan for replication of a social franchise daycare model in informal settlements in Kenya in collaboration with Kidogo. http://www.akdn.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2015
  19. ChildFund International, USA

    $1,400,000 through December 2017

    to address the development needs of children affected by HIV and AIDS in Kenya and Zambia. http://www.childfund.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2015
  20. UCLA Center for World Health

    $1,500,000 through February 2018

    to pilot the delivery of early childhood development services as part of HIV treatment in Malawi. http://www.worldhealth.med.ucla.edu

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: August 2015