The P&G Alumni Foundation is seeking application from organisations to improve quality of life by economically empowering individuals in need to achieve greater financial independence and economic well-being for themselves, their families and their communities around the world.
Additionally, the Foundation plans to facilitate communication and the sharing of best practices among Alumni actively involved in any philanthropic endeavours.
Now in their 15th year of grant-making, they encourage a charitable organization to apply if their mission aligns with the Foundation’s mission of economic empowerment and a P&G Alum is actively and meaningfully involved.
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The Foundation invests in programing that contributes toward real employment including:
a) Job skills development & vocational training;
b) Business-related skills education & training;
c) Entrepreneurial or business ventures viable in local communities.
1. The Foundation accepts grant requests from tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations in the U.S. and from charitable equivalents outside the U.S. subject to the following eligibility requirements:
a) Your mission and the project or program seeking funding must be strongly aligned with the Foundation’s mission of economically empowering those in need;
b) Your proposal must demonstrate how it contributes toward sustainable employment opportunities (e.g., job skills development, vocational training, business-related skills education & training, entrepreneurial or business ventures, etc.) and how you will measure results;
c) One or more P&G Alums must be actively and meaningfully involved with the charitable organization for a minimum of one year;
d) The applicant charitable organization must be in existence for a minimum of two fiscal years and provide financial statements upon request.
2. Organizations in the U.S. designated as 501(c)(6) (e.g., business leagues, chambers of commerce, boards of trade, and similar organizations) nor 501(c)(4) (e.g., civic league, membership organizations, etc.) are not eligible to apply.
3. Religious organizations will be considered if the project or program is strongly aligned with our mission of economic empowerment, meets our eligibility requirements, and does not discriminate based on religious affiliation.
4. International charitable organizations not registered in the U.S. are required to complete due diligence as prescribed by the Grants Committee prior to receiving a grant award if selected.
Grants are annual awards and limited to one-year commitments.
Applications are due Friday, May 14, 2021 at midnight EDT and are to be submitted electronically through our grants portal (with Foundant Technologies).
For more information, please visit https://pgalumnifoundation.org/2021-grant-process/