Dining for Women Giving CircleDeadline: October 24, 2018
Dining for Women is an educational giving circle. Its members meet monthly, learn about its featured and sustained grantees, and donate to Dining for Women, allowing the group to collectively support grassroots international organizations and empower women and girls living in extreme poverty. Dining for Women funds projects that foster good health, education, and economic self-sufficiency in developing countries. It is devoted to educating and inspiring individuals to make a difference and fight global poverty through the power of collective giving.
Amount: Grants of $35,000-$50,000 are awarded. Awards may be disbursed in one distribution or two equal distributions spanning a period of two years.
Eligibility: U.S. tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations or organizations that have a fiscal sponsor that is a U.S. tax-exempt, nonprofit organization. The grantee’s relationship with the fiscal sponsor must be of at least twelve months’ standing. Grantees must have minimum operating expenses of $100,000 annually for the most recent fiscal year unless using a fiscal sponsor. Grantees must demonstrate capacity and on-the-ground operations in countries with populations of greatest need for a minimum of three years. Refer to the online guidelines (see link below) for additional information around eligibility.