FOCUS ON HEALTHCARE, EDUCATION, AND LIVELIHOOD TRAINING PROGRAMS TO TACKLE POVERTY
Submitted by UNFCU Foundation
NEW YORK, April 12, 2022 /CSRwire/ - The UNFCU Foundation announced opening its 2023 grant application period for funding requests up to $50,000. Eligible organizations must align with the Foundation's mission to sustain paths out of poverty for women and youth. More information on this year's grant process is available at unfcufoundation.org, including the online application portal and responses to frequently asked questions.
“We believe in the power of effective partnerships to empower the most vulnerable in society,” said Yma Gordon, executive director of the UNFCU Foundation. “Transformative change occurs through access to quality education, healthcare, and livelihood training. We want to ensure that women and youth have the resources and opportunities to flourish. We look forward to collaborating with innovators who like us, are working to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals."
Grant Application Guidelines
UNFCU Foundation will prioritize applications for projects that emphasize access to quality education, critical healthcare, and proven livelihood training outcomes. Projects will specifically benefit marginalized women and children in:
Entities from designated regions must be either US-based 501(c)(3) organizations, a United Nations agency or program, or an international organization with a US-based 501(c)(3) fiscal sponsor.
We look for these criteria when evaluating new grant requests:
UNFCU Foundation does not provide grants to the following:
About UNFCU Foundation
UNFCU Foundation is an accredited New York-based, non-profit corporation launched in 2015. It was established by the United Nations Federal Credit Union (UNFCU) with a mission to sustain the path out of poverty through healthcare and education for women and youth. Since its inception, UNFCU Foundation has supported programs to enable more than 31,000 marginalized women and youth to unlock their potential.
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United Nations Federal Credit Union (UNFCU) launched the UNFCU Foundation in February 2015, with the purpose of funding projects that reduce poverty through education and healthcare, especially among women and children in developing countries, the Washington, DC-area, and New York City.
The UNFCU Foundation, a New York based 501(c)(3) organization, supports initiatives that:
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