Half the Sky
Half the Sky
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Funders

  • IKEA Foundation

    IKEA Foundation
    The IKEA Foundation works with strong strategic partners to achieve large-scale results by addressing four fundamentals in children’s lives.

  • USAID

     

    USAID

    USAID carries out U.S. foreign policy by promoting broad-scale human progress as it expands stable, free societies, creates markets and trade partners and fosters good will abroad. 

  • FHI360

    FHI360
    FHI 360 is a global development organization with a rigorous, evidence-based approach, with experts in health, nutrition, education, economic development, civil society, environment and research. 

  • C-Change

    C-Change
    C-Change is a USAID-funded project to improve the effectiveness and sustainability of social and behavior change communication across development sectors. 

  • Ford Foundation

    Ford Foundation
    The Ford Foundation is a nonprofit grant-making organization, guided by its mission to strengthen democratic values, reduce poverty and injustice, promote international cooperation and advance human achievement. 

  • Zynga.org

    Zynga.org

    Zynga.org helps the world through play and is committed to helping to address real world challenges through social games.

  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    Guided by the belief that every life has equal value, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation works to help all people lead healthy, productive lives. 

  • Coca-Cola Company

    Coca-Cola Company
    The Coca-Cola Company’s 5 BY 20 global initiative seeks to enable the economic empowerment of 5 million female entrepreneurs across the Coca-Cola value chain by 2020. 

  • Vagisil

    Vagisil
    Vagisil, a global brand, has provided intimate health solutions to women for over 40 years.  As the expert in intimate health, Vagisil develops innovative therapeutic and daily care products designed to relieve vaginal discomfort and promote every day confidence. From intimate healthcare to broader issues of respect, security and prosperity, Vagisil is dedicated to taking positive actions toward solving the difficult yet addressable problems that women face around the world.

  • Goldman Sachs Foundation

    Goldman Sachs Foundation
    The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women initiative is a five-year investment to provide underserved female entrepreneurs around the world with business and management education. 

  • John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

    John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
    The MacArthur Foundation supports creative people and effective institutions committed to building a more just, verdant and peaceful world. 

  • Nduna

    Nduna Foundation
    The Nduna Foundation provides innovative leadership and targeted partnership. Working with partners such as UNICEF, Human Rights Watch, the CDC Foundation, TechnoServe and CIVICUS, the Nduna Foundation provides emergency aid and long-term investment where it is needed most. Our guiding principle is simple: Make it Matter. 

  • Seedlings Foundation

    Seedlings Foundation
    Seedlings Foundation supports programs that nourish the physical and mental health of children and families, and foster an educated and engaged citizenship.

  • Rockefeller Foundation

    The Rockefeller Foundation
    The Rockefeller Foundation fosters innovative solutions to many of the world's most pressing challenges by strengthening resilience to acute crises and chronic stresses and promoting growth with equity so poor or vulnerable populations have more access to opportunities that improve their lives.

  • Stavros Niarchos

    Stavros Niarchos
    The Stavros Niarchos Foundation is one of the world’s leading international philanthropic organizations, making grants in the areas of arts and culture, education, health and medicine, and social welfare.

  • Nike Foundation

    Nike Foundation
    The Nike Foundation, started in 2004, has taken the power of potential to a new playing field to combat one of the most pressing issues of our time: global poverty.

  • NoVo Foundation

    NoVo Foundation
    The NoVo Foundation supports the development of capacities in people to help create a caring and balanced world that operates on the principles of mutual respect, collaboration and civic participation.

  • Intel

    Intel
    Intel is committed to providing girls and women around the world with equal opportunities for quality education, economic advancement and personal growth. Our global partnerships and community programs emphasize technology and digital literacy to help accelerate change.

  • the Bertha Foundation

    The Bertha Foundation
    The Bertha Foundation believes that bright ideas, combined with resources and strong leadership can create profound social impact.  We believe in the power of activism to generate social, political, economic and environmental change.

  • The Carlson Family Foundation

    The Carlson Family Foundation
    Through investments in education, youth mentoring, and programs serving at-risk children and youth, the Carlson Family Foundation actively participates in building strong and healthy communities.

  • Hanami Fund

    Hanami Fund

  • The Jacquelyn & Gregory Zehner Foundation

    The Jacquelyn & Gregory Zehner Foundation

  • Embrey Family Foundation

    Embrey Family Foundation
    Our Mission is to cultivate Human Rights awareness and advance initiatives that challenge and embolden people to walk better in the world.

  • National Endowment for the Arts

    National Endowment for the Arts
    The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) is dedicated to supporting excellence in the arts, both new and established; bringing the arts to all Americans; and providing leadership in arts education.

  • UN Foundation

    UN Foundation
    The United Nations Foundation builds public/private partnerships to address the world’s most pressing problems and broadens support for the U.N. through advocacy and public outreach. 

  • Fran Hauser

    Fran Hauser
    Fran Hauser is President of Digital for Time Inc.'s Style and Entertainment Group. Hauser has been in the digital media space for 14 years and played an integral role in the sale of Moviefone to AOL.  Hauser is an active philanthropist serving on the Board of Directors of GlobalGiving and New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care and is a co-founder of GlobalGiving's New York Leadership Council. Hauser is also an angel investor in technology and fashion startups and serves on their advisory boards.