Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2017

  • Catholic Sisters

  • Foster Youth

  • Homelessness

  • Substance Use Prevention

  • Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS

  • Avoidable Blindness

  • Safe Water

  • Catholic Education

  • Disaster Relief & Recovery

  • Hospitality

  • Multiple Sclerosis

  • Other

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. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. CARE, Inc.

    $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
  9. Shining Hope for Communities

    $400,000 through June 2018

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

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: March 2016