Grant Projects Tagged With Underserved Communities

Read about grantees who have received funding from a Pollination Project grant .

Katrina Sanford, Healing Revolution

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2017-04-27T07:54:49+00:00

Earth Pearl Collective is launching their flagship health initiative, "Healing Revolution," a health pop-up series to connect marginalized communities with their local creative and alternative healing practitioners. This is the brainchild of Clinical Psychologist Dr. Katrina Sanford and Sadiqua Iman, an artist, Ayurvedic Wellness Counselor and Massage Therapist. "Healing Revolution" [...]

André Ryuji Zampronio, Neighbourhood Music

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2017-04-27T16:21:48+00:00

André Ryuji Zampronio, Rafael Ferreira, Carolina Astolfo, Caroline Nascindin and Eduardo Carvalho are a group of passionate Education and Art students who fight for equal access to art. We believe music is a vital tool in helping people become part of their communities and developing as  future leaders and citizens [...]

Mama Dolfine, Sustainable Agriculture for Education

2017-04-20T10:17:18+00:00

Mama Dolfine is the soul and founder of the Dolfine Korando Faith Foundation, in Kisumu, Kenya. In 2006 she opened her own non-formal school, the Korando Educational Center, to educate the most marginalized children of the community. When Torsten Kremser met Dolfine he was so inspired by her dedication towards [...]

Beished Shabangu Majahonkhe, Sanitation Across Swaziland

2017-04-20T10:03:32+00:00

Our Sanitation across Swaziland program partners with the following Swazi Hotels: Piggs Peak Hotel & Casino, Sibane Hotel, Bethel Court & Vineyard including Esibayeni Lodge, eLangeni Primary School and Malindza New Hope Center, and Malindza High School and the American NGO Give Hope, Fight Poverty. The hotels provide the soaps, [...]

Mercy Auma Owinyi, Green Food Bank Project

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2017-04-26T15:54:57+00:00

Green Food Bank is a project aimed at promoting food security within the village households of Virhembe sub-location, Kakamega County Kenya. This is undertaken through training to control post- harvest losses, best and sustainable farming methods, and finding market niche for their farm products, hence protecting them from being exploited [...]

Mathy Mpassy Isinki, Developing Off Grid Solar Power Skills

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2017-03-30T07:55:02+00:00

Only 3 percent of the population of the the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has access to the electricity grid. Solar power is emerging as the most viable electrification alternative. Through this project, Mathy Mpassy Isinki would like to avail training material to his off grid solar training program [...]

Ann Gloria Njoki Nyawira, Able Hands

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2017-03-23T11:29:43+00:00

Able Hands is a project of Deaf Outreach Program, which is a young disability organization that works toward promoting inclusion of persons with disability in development. This project will train 40 persons with disabilities on tailoring skills combined with entrepreneurship skill. After the training, the project's beneficiaries will be given ownership [...]