The Right Sharing of World Resources (RSWR) is a Quaker organization supported primarily by the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in the United States.
a) provides seed grants to small grassroots organizations to implement women-led, income-generating projects;
b) supports income-generating, self-employment projects for poor women who are members of a self-help group;
c) is accepting proposals from the Western and Northern Provinces in Sierra Leone.
1) Groups must be self-directed by the women beneficiaries themselves;
2) The leadership and management must come from within the group.
Projects must include a revolving loan component. It believes that small scale income-generating projects offer a means of establishing self-sufficiency to very poor people.
By requiring that the project include a revolving loan program, RSWR can multiple the impact of grant as the funds are revolved many times to many different women within the community.
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Up to US $5,500.
Applicant organizations must be registered with the local authorities and have a bank account, and the signers on the bank account must be three women who are members of the group.
Next deadline: December 31st, 2019.
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