Charles Hayward Foundation
Principal Office: UK
The Charles Hayward Foundation funds charitable programs in criminal justice; heritage and conservation; and older people. It also funds projects that improve the livelihoods of disadvantaged communities in the Commonwealth countries of Africa.
Grant Programs for Agriculture, Energy, Environment, Natural Resources
Main Grants – Overseas. In its “overseas” program, the Foundation accepts applications from UK charities that have annual incomes of between £150 thousand and £5 million, and that seek funding for livelihoods projects in Africa’s Commonwealth countries.
Projects should focus at the grassroots level with proven local partners. Categories for support include water and sanitation; capacity building in agriculture and income-generating activities; and health. Grants are up to £15 thousand.
Applications for main grants are considered on a quarterly basis. There is no calendar deadline.
About the program, and how to apply
Geographical Distribution of Grant Activities in Developing CountriesThe following are the Commonwealth countries of Africa.
Sub-Saharan Africa: Botswana, Cameroon, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
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