Courageous women’s, girls’, trans people’s and intersex people’s human rights organisations worldwide need funding and supportive networks in order to grow and transform their communities. Mama Cash mobilises resources from individuals and institutions, makes grants to these self-led, feminist organisations, and helps to build the partnerships and networks needed to successfully defend and advance women’s, girls’, trans people’s and intersex people’s human rights globally.
Mama Cash is receiving Letters of Interest from applicants who are not current grantee-partners from 19 March – 17 April 2018, 11:59 pm CEST (you can check your local time here). Groups that apply during this grantmaking window will receive a response from Mama Cash by 31 May 2018.
In 2017, we received 1562 funding requests of which Mama Cash could approve 22 new grants (1.4% of all requests) in our portfolios of Body, Money and Voice. For 2018, they expect to approve grants to approximately 15 new groups, in addition to the planned renewal grants to current grantee-partners. The Mama Cash selection criteria and priority is leading in the decision-making process.