July 4, 2012 4 Comments
The Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF) is providing small grants for grassroots projects that empower women and girls in developing countries. It supports women’s organizations based outside of the United States by providing small grants for an array of community needs up to $7,500 USD.
The areas of support are:
- Community development
- Health and nutritional support
- Literacy and leadership training
- Educational seminars and workshops
- Women’s human rights
- Organizations that are governed and directed by women.