Updated May 03, 2018CLOSED
Offered by The Conservation, Food & Health Foundation
The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation seeks to protect natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and promote public health in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. The foundation helps build the capacity of organizations and coalitions with grants that support research or improve the learning and generation of local solutions to complex problems. The foundation supports projects that demonstrate local leadership and promote professional development in the conservation, agricultural, and health sciences; develop the capacity of local organizations; and address a particular problem or question in the field. It prefers to support projects that address under-funded issues and geographic areas.
|Region||Africa, Asia and Pacific, Latin America / Caribbean and Middle East and North Africa|
The foundation supports most types of non-governmental organizations that can provide evidence of their nongovernmental status or charitable purpose.
In general, the foundation will support:-Non-governmental organizations (NGO)
The foundation does not support businesses, government agencies, humanitarian aid organizations, other foundations or churches.
|Reporting Requirements||Grantees are expected to meet the foundation’s reporting requirements within one year of the previous proposal application. Returning applicants should submit an interim report with all copies of the proposal for renewal. A report outline will be sent with the initial grant letter. Reporting requirements are designed to maintain a reasonable balance between obtaining sufficient information for the foundation to assess expenditures, accomplishments and difficulties and avoiding burdensome work for grantees.|
The Conservation, Food & Health Foundation does not provide support for:
-buildings, vehicles, land purchases or capital improvements
-direct medical care or treatment at hospitals or clinics
-medical equipment for hospitals or clinics
-wells, pumps or water systems
-emergency relief or humanitarian aid projects
-microenterprise, tourism, job training or livelihood projects
-feeding or food distribution programs
-projects to improve farming for export crops
-basic farming, beekeeping, chicken, or animal husbandry training projects
-films, videos, books or websites
-scholarships, fellowships, tuition or travel grants
-general operating support
-individuals, businesses, churches, government, orphanages and humanitarian aid agencies