Grants

iGlow girls
The Girls Rights project funds grants both locally in the San Francisco Bay Area and internationally that improve the rights of girls and contribute to their development and empowerment.

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Featured Organizations

Open A Door / SHE CAN
Matches mentors in the US with girls seeking to go to college in the US. The mentor helps secure a scholarship in the US and helps the girls succeed in college while developing a lifelong connection.

Tahirih
The Tahirih Justice Center (which has recently opened a San Francisco Office), provides legal services to girls and women seeking asylum in the US for gender-based claims.

Soccer Without Borders
Helps girls in Nicaragua gain athletic and leadership skills while earning a scholarship to school.

Equality Now Adolescent Girls Legal Defense Fund
Helps fund groundbreaking legal cases seeking to define and protect girls rights throughout the world.

iGLOW (Girls Leading our World)
iGlow works in Kenya to develop girls leadership potential by sending mentors into communities where girls face great challenges, and by supporting girls in continuing their education.

Equality Effect
Takes on groundbreaking legal cases to secure the rights of girls to live free of violence in Kenya and Malawi.

Girls Rights Project Grants 2018

Total Giving:  $253,617

Educational / Empowerment ($ 118,243)

Open a Door/SHE-CAN (Rwanda, Cambodia, Liberia)

Boys and Girls Clubs of the Peninsula

Room to Read

iGlow (Kenya)

Soccer Without Borders (Nicaragua)

Sahar (Afghanistan)

BAWSI (Bay Area Womens Sports Initiative)

Ecole de Choix (Haiti)

CREA (Guatemala)

Sacred Valley Project (Peru)

Rise Up

SHOFCO (Kenya)

Nurturing minds (Tanzania)

Women LEAD Nepal

Aarti for Girls (india)

American Himalaya Foundation

Resonate (Rwanda)

Venture Strategies (Niger)

Colors of Connection (Congo)

Rain in the Sahel (Niger)

Karam (Syrian refugees)

Asian University for Women

Pathways TOGO Partnership

Ladakhi Sisters (india)

Anti-trafficking ($ 32,000)

Nomi Network (Cambodia, India)

No Means No Worldwide

Freedom Story (Thailand)

Iempathize

Furuha House (Congo)

Willow International (Uganda)

Airline Ambassadors

Legal Reform / Human Rights ($ 42,500 )

Equality NOW (Adolescent Girls Legal Defense Fund)

Human Rights Watch

Half the Sky (China)

Equality Effect

Tahirih Justice Center (US)

Hastings Center for Gender and Refugees

Health ($5000)

UNFPA

General Womens / Girls Equality ($ 56,020 )

Harvard University Women In Public Policy

Global Fund for Children

Cambodia Children’s Fund

PLAN

Global Fund for Women

EGBOK (Cambodia)

How Women LEAD

Vital Voices

Women Moving Millions

Feminist Majority Foundation

Ignite