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Absolute Return for Kids (ARK)

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: stronger schools providing quality education

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year of inception: 2012

Project support for an external evaluation of ARK's "Partnerships for Public Education" in Uganda

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to improve obstetric and newborn care by strengthening the capacity of front line health care workers to deliver quality services across 10 districts

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: teacher training, development and support

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support for an organization enhancing learning outcomes for primary and secondary school pupils in Uganda by equipping and motivating teachers to improve classroom practices

ACFS Community Education and Feeding Scheme

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support for a long-standing South African organization that provides mass feeding, health and nutrition support to children living in Soweto and the East Rand

Africa Directions

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization addressing health and economic issues among disadvantaged children and youth living in high-density compounds in Lusaka, Luapula and North-Western Provinces

Africa Health Fund, L.L.C.

foundation: the ELMA foundation

areas served:

year of inception: 2010

Support for the World Bank/International Finance Corporation initiative,The Africa Health Fund, a private equity fund that will expand access to affordable, quality health services by investing in small and medium size private sector health care providers

Africa University

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: education special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

Renewal support for scholarships for financially disadvantaged students

Africaid

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Strengthen the provision of prevention, treatment, care and support services for children, adolescents and young people living with HIV through general support for expansion of the Zvandiri model nationally and in 3 partner clinics in African countries

African Leadership Academy NPC

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foundation: the ELMA growth foundation

cluster: growth special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for the Africa Careers Network to place and support ALA alumni, who are currently in university, in summer internships and one-year fellowships at ELMA grantee organizations

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: education special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

A no-interest loan to support the sustainability of an educational institution building the next generation of African leaders. The loan has certain forgiveness options tied to ALA's receipt of significantly sized donations from Africa-based donors

African Leadership Network Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA growth foundation

cluster: african social entrepreneurship

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Support for the annual Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship and the creation of a category for African Social Entrepreneurship

African Philanthropy Forum

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foundation: the ELMA growth foundation

cluster: growth special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for the 2015 African Philanthropy Forum and related activities to build a network of engaged individual philanthropists in Africa

African Self Help Trust (ASHA Trust)

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: early childhood development

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support for a well-established ECD training organization that undertakes ECD center development and practitioner training in underprivileged areas in Gauteng

Albertina Sisulu Executive Programme in Health (ASEPLH)

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foundation: the ELMA south africa foundation

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

Support for a partnership between the University of Pretoria, the University of Fort Hare, the Harvard School of Public Health and South Africa Partners in collaboration with the National Department of Health, to increase the capacity and quality of leadership in the national health system

Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA)

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foundation: the ELMA relief foundation

cluster: response

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Rapid response drawdown fund to support emergency assessments and program startups in response to humanitarian emergencies

Anna Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

General support to provide quality after-school services and care to disadvantaged children living on farms in the Western Cape

Ashesi University College

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foundation: the ELMA growth foundation

cluster: african social entrepreneurship

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support to procure laboratory equipment required to launch a new engineering program at Ashesi University College

The Association for Children with Language, Speech and Hearing Impairments of Namibia (CLaSH)

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing quality, specialized education and other services to disadvantaged deaf and hearing-impaired children and their caregivers in Namibia

Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation Uganda Limited

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to enhance newborn care interventions in the Saving Mothers Giving Life (Uganda) program

Berklee College of Music

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foundation: the ELMA music foundation

cluster: music special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support for need-based scholarships for youth from The ELMA Music Foundation's U.S.-based grantees to attend Berklee College of Music's four year undergraduate program

foundation: the ELMA music foundation

cluster: in-school music programs

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support for a joint venture between Berklee College of Music and Little Kids Rock to expand and modernize music education in New York City public schools through training teachers and supplying schools with instruments and modern music technology

Bless a Child Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing treatment services and palliative care to paediatric cancer patients in Kampala District, Uganda

Bugerere Education Support Organization

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization that serves disadvantaged children and families in rural Kayunga, Uganda, ensuring that children have access to free quality formal education, meals, scholastic materials and vocational skills training

Build Africa

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: stronger schools providing quality education

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Project support for "Rural Education for Secondary School Transition and Retention" (RESTAR) in Eastern Uganda  

Bulungula Incubator

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

General support to provide children with quality education, nutrition, health and basic services in the rural Xhora Mouth area of the Eastern Cape

Cabrini Ministries

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing comprehensive, integrated health care, education and psychosocial support services to children and their families in Lubombo District, Swaziland

Cape Educational Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: early childhood development

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support for an organization expanding access to Early Childhood Development (ECD) through centre and home-based ECD platforms and through the provision of an essential package of services to children

Catholic Relief Services – United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

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foundation: the ELMA relief foundation

cluster: response

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for construction of emergency education facilities for South Sudanese refugee children in the Gambella region of Ethiopia

Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia

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foundation: the ELMA vaccines & immunization foundation

cluster: vaccine supply chain solutions

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for capital purchases and training to expand national cold chain capacity

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to ensure women at risk for preterm delivery receive high quality clinical care, thereby reducing maternal and neonate mortality, via the initiative Preterm Resources, Education, and Effective Management for Infants (PREEMI)

Chiedza Child Care Centre

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing a broad spectrum of educational, health and financial assistance to vulnerable children (ages 3-18), and their caregivers

Chiedza Community Welfare Trust

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing educational, healthcare and psychosocial services to children in a rural disadvantaged community

Child Protection Society

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing essential health, education and protection services to children in high density suburbs of Harare, Zimbabwe

Children In Distress (CINDI Kitwe Trust)

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing essential services to children and their caregivers in peri-urban communities in Copperbelt and North Western Provinces

Children of Blessing Trust

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing therapeutic and health services, nutrition and specialized education for disabled and malnourished children in Lilongwe District, Malawi

Children’s Institute

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support for a premier research, advocacy and policy development institute, whose work increases the evidence base for child-centered policies and interventions, focusing political attention and action on child rights.

Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA vaccines & immunization foundation

cluster: vaccine supply chain solutions

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

Project support to strengthen a national cold chain and vaccine management system

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: child and adolescent health

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

Project support to increase uptake of Oral Rehydration Salts/Zinc (ORS/Zinc) to treat diarrhea in children

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: nutrition

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to reduce childhood malnutrition through advisory and brokerage services to the government of Rwanda to set up in-country production and distribution of complementary foods for babies (6-23 months), and pregnant and lactating women

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: nutrition

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to reduce childhood malnutrition through advisory and brokerage services to the government of Ethiopia to set up in-country production and distribution of complementary foods for babies (6-23 months), and pregnant and lactating women

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to close the pediatric HIV and TB care and treatment gap by supporting ministries of health and key partners in Malawi

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to close the pediatric HIV and TB care and treatment gap by supporting ministries of health and key partners in Uganda

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to close the pediatric HIV and TB care and treatment gap by supporting ministries of health and key partners in Zimbabwe

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to close the pediatric HIV and TB  care and treatment gap by supporting ministries of health and key partners in Zambia

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: health special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support to secure resources and establish critical core capacity within the Ministry of Health and national institutions for the launch of a National Health Workforce program

Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2011

Capital project support for the construction of the Baobab Maternity Hospital and to facilitate early implementation of the hospital’s human resource strategy

The DG Murray Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: early childhood development

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Renewal project support for Ilifa Labantwana to extend for a further three years this national initiative to develop quality, scalable and sustainable Early Childhood Development programs for disadvantaged children

Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

year of inception: 2015

Project support to expand access to HIV testing & treatment by accelerating implementation of Provider Initiated Testing & Counseling for children alongside the introduction of new Point of Care Early Infant Diagnostic technology in four African countries

The End Fund Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: child and adolescent health

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization investing in the scale up of integrated cost-effective Neglected Tropical Diseases programs through technical assistance and strategic re-granting activities

The Field Band Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA music foundation

cluster: music and youth development

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for the Field Band Academy (FBA), which trains disadvantaged youth in music, administration, and life skills, and prepares many of them to be band coordinators for the Field Band Foundation

Forum of University Nursing Deans of South Africa

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to build organizational capacity in a key nursing education institution in the Southern Africa region

Fr. Alex You Memorial School

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General Support to an organization providing quality nursery and primary education and holistic community development for poor communities in Mubende district (Central Uganda)

Fundação Ariel Glaser Contra o SIDA Pediátrico

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support to improve pediatric and maternal TB diagnosis, prevention, and treatment in four high-burden districts in Maputo Province

GROW

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

General support to capacitate communities to care for orphans and vulnerable children, addressing issues of food security, livelihood recovery and non-formal education of herd boys in Mokhotlong, Lesotho

Hantam Community Education Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization offering a continuum of integrated educational and humanitarian care for children and youth living in the rural Northern Cape

Harlem Children’s Zone, Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA music foundation

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for the music program of a community-based organization dedicated to the healthy development of children from pre-natal through college in Central Harlem

Heather Chimhoga Orphan Care

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing education, nutrition and medical provisions to orphans and vulnerable children in Murewa District, Zimbabwe

HI HOPES

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

General support to provide early intervention services and support to hearing impaired infants and their families in Gauteng, KwaZulu Natal and the Western Cape, South Africa

Infectious Diseases Institute Limited

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to enhance newborn care interventions in western Uganda under the Saving Mothers Giving Life (Uganda) program

The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: child and adolescent health

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support to improve childhood TB diagnosis, treatment, and prevention by developing a sustainable delivery model for childhood TB control that may inform national scale up

Jazz Foundation of America, Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA music foundation

cluster: music special opportunities

year of inception: 2013

Renewal of project support for the Agnes Varis Jazz in the Schools Program (JITS), which extends the careers of aging artists and brings music to schools, nursing homes and hospitals nationwide

JF Kapnek Charitable Trust in Zimbabwe

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: early childhood development

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for the provision of comprehensive Early Childhood Development (ECD) services to 80% of eligible children in rural Mhondoro/Ngezi and Sanyati districts

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: early childhood development

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to renovate and equip 106 classrooms and create Early Childhood Development (ECD) centers in rural Mhondoro/Ngezi and Sanyati districts

Joan and Sanford I. Weill Medical College of Cornell University

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: child and adolescent health

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Project support to establish a pediatric burns unit at Sekou Toure Regional Referral Hospital

JSI Research and Training Institute, Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA vaccines & immunization foundation

cluster: vaccine supply chain solutions

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to expand cold chain capacity, improve cold chain integrity, improve immunization coverage, and support introduction of rotavirus vaccination in two rural and underserved Zimbabwean provinces (Matebeleland North and South)

Khululeka Community Education Development Centre Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: early childhood development

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support for an ECD training and implementation organization to increase the number of trained early childhood development (ECD) Practitioners in the Eastern Cape and support the expansion of an integrated ECD program

Kidzcan, Children’s Cancer Relief

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing medical and psychosocial care to children living with cancer and blood disorders in Zimbabwe

KINDLE Orphan Outreach

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization working with local communities to provide health care and educational support for orphaned and vulnerable children

KIPP Foundation

foundation: the ELMA music foundation

cluster: in-school music programs

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support for music programs and classes in KIPP Public Charter High Schools

LEAP Science and Maths School

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: stronger schools providing quality education

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

A challenge grant to support a network of secondary schools specializing in maths and sciences and serving students from disadvantaged backgrounds.  The ELMA Foundation will match contributions from South African donors, subject to certain eligibility criteria available on request.  

The Learning Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: education special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Renewal of general support for an organization that funds and strengthens education start-ups and community-based organizations in the Western and Eastern Cape provinces

Legal Resources Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: special opportunities

year of inception: 2015

Renewal project support to strengthen organizational capacity and sustainability for the advancement of children's rights

foundation: the ELMA south africa foundation

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support for organizational capacity building to strengthen the human resources and transformation agenda of the Legal Resources Centre

Lesedi Educare Association

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing children with access to quality early childhood development in rural and urban communities in the Free State and Eastern Cape, South Africa

Life Concern Organization

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization reducing child sexual abuse, increasing access to education and promoting sexual reproductive health and children’s rights among orphans, other vulnerable children and adolescents in Rumphi, Malawi

Light For The Children Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing nutrition, education and home-based care to orphans and other vulnerable children in the Epako-Kanaan community of Gobabis, Namibia

Living Goods

foundation: the ELMA growth foundation

cluster: african social entrepreneurship

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to scale up a partially sustainable community health worker model

Lwala Community Alliance, Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support for an organization scaling up the delivery of integrated under five and HIV/PMTCT healthcare through facility based and community outreach interventions in North Kamagambo, Western Kenya, which has a population of 20,000

Malamulele Onward

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

General support to provide comprehensive rehabilitation therapy to children with cerebral palsy, who live in underserved rural areas of Southern Africa

Mama Foundation for the Arts, Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA music foundation

cluster: after-school music programs

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for the Harlem-based Gospel for Teens after school music program, which provides free intensive training and performance opportunities in gospel music for 350 mostly low income teenagers

Mangochi Orphans Education and Training

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing free quality primary school education, nutrition and essential support to orphans and vulnerable children in Mangochi District, Malawi

Mapalo Support Group

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support to an organization to undertake elimination of mother-to-child transmission activities and support HIV-positive mothers with best feeding practices and HIV-exposed infants with nutrition in Ndola, Zambia

Matunkha Development Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization increasing access to education, health services and psychosocial care of orphans and vulnerable children and their families in Rumphi, Malawi

Médecins Sans Frontières UK

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foundation: the ELMA relief foundation

cluster: response

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support for a rapid response fund to address medical needs of populations facing complex crises and emergencies

Messina Community Home Based Care Project

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Restricted funding to pay for food, a Finance and Administration Officer and some after-school activities and administration costs to an organization providing care and nutrition to orphaned and vulnerable children, through home visits and two drop-in centers in Musina, Limpopo

Moya Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Renewal of general support to an organization providing holistic care to orphaned and vulnerable children in the rural communities of the Lombambo Lomdzala area, Swaziland

Mukisa Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing therapeutic care, medical treatment and educational support to children with special needs, youth and their caregivers in Western and Central Uganda

MusiCares Foundation

foundation: the ELMA music foundation

cluster: music special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2009

Matching grant for the MusiCares 20th Anniversary Campaign to support safety net services for members of the music community who fall on hard times.  The ELMA Music Foundation is matching certain contributions (minimum of USD100,000) made by music business executives.

Nhaka Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization increasing access to early childhood education and providing nutritional support to rural children

NZEVE Deaf Children’s Centre

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to a community-based organization providing a holistic education and psycho-social intervention for deaf children and their families

Ombetja Yehinga Organisation (Trust)

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization using the creative arts as a medium, alongside psychosocial support, to work with vulnerable adolescents and youth in schools and community clubs in Namibia

One Acre Fund

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foundation: the ELMA growth foundation

cluster: african social entrepreneurship

areas served: , , ,

year of inception: 2014

General support for a growing and increasingly self-sustainable social enterprise that improves livelihoods of subsistence farming families in Africa by offering comprehensive agricultural training, supplies and financing to farmers

Oonte Orphans and Vulnerable Children Organization

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing nutrition, education and psychosocial support to orphans and other vulnerable children in Ondangwa, Namibia

Oxfam America, Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA relief foundation

cluster: risk reduction

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to scale and integrated risk management program designed to build resilience and improve household food security and incomes for farmers in the Amhara and Oromiya regions of Ethiopia as part of the larger R4 Rural Resilience Initiative

Paediatric AIDS Treatment for Africa

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an African network that develops capacity of frontline health care provider clinical teams, thereby strengthening pediatric HIV prevention and care in 24 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa

Pathfinder International

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Project support for clinical and community action to address maternal and newborn child health around two rural hospitals in Tanzania- one in the Sengerema District and the other in the Shinyanga District

Phelisanong Pitseng with Disabled Group

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

General support to reach disabled, orphaned and vulnerable children with quality education, residential care, nutrition, health and basic services in Pitseng, Lesotho

Philani Nutrition Centres Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Renewal support for maternal, child health and nutrition interventions in the Cape Metro and OR Tambo Districts, establishing a unit to share the Philani model and strengthening the executive team

Praekelt Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for a National Department of Health-led mobile health initiative, MomConnect, to register all pregnant women attending public health facilities in a national database to improve access, uptake & quality of antenatal and postnatal services  

The Registered Trustees of Ifakara Health Institute (IHI)

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to improve district health systems' capacities to manage obstetric emergencies through the introduction of the non-pneumatic anti shock garment (NASG) and a 'closed user group' (CUG) mobile support system

Rights Institute for Social Empowerment

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing quality health and education services for children, adolescents and women in Lilongwe and Dowa districts, Malawi

Room To Read

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: teacher training, development and support

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Project support for the salaries and related benefits for up to 18 months of three new hires intended to help the grantee more effectively evaluate, communicate and engage stakeholders in dialogue around its Reading, Writing & Instruction programme

Rozaria Memorial Trust

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing educational and nutritional support to children affected by HIV/ AIDS, whilst empowering the community to reduce the spread of HIV and promote positive living

Rwanda Association for HIV/AIDS Orphans (Amahoro)

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support for an organization providing holistic support to children and youth affected by HIV/AIDS in Gasabo, Rwanda

Salima AIDS Support Organization

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization working with local communities to provide health care, nutrition and educational support to orphaned and vulnerable children in Salima District, Malawi

Save the Children South Africa NPC

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: teacher training, development and support

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Part of the School Capacity and Innovation Program, co-funded with USAID and J.P.Morgan: Project support for improving reading skills in rural districts of the Free State and Mpumalanga provinces under the Partnership for Accelerated Progress in Early Grade Reading

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: teacher training, development and support

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

USAID Co-Funding Initiative 2012: Project support for improving reading skills in rural districts of the Free State and Mpumalanga provinces under the Partnership for Accelerated Progress in Early Grade Reading

School Readiness Initiative

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: early childhood development

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to provide quality ECD services to 5,000 children in Addis Ababa annually for each of three years, including teacher training, health checks, deworming, ECD materials development and organizational strengthening

Section 27

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foundation: the ELMA south africa foundation

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support for a public-interest law and advocacy center that uses litigation, advocacy and community mobilization to help realize the rights to education, health care and food

Shining Hope For Communities, Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA growth foundation

cluster: african social entrepreneurship

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

General support for an organization providing primary education to girls, and essential healthcare, water, sanitation, and other vital community services to the broader population, in the Kibera urban settlement of Nairobi

Shonaquip (Pty) Ltd.

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: health special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support in the form of a non-interest bearing loan to an organization that provides quality, adjustable, modular children’s posture support wheelchairs and posture management systems appropriate for resource poor settings

Special Hope Network Zambia Limited

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing special education and therapeutic services to children with intellectual disabilities and support to their caregivers in Lusaka, Zambia

St. Bernadett Resource Centre For The Blind (St Bernadett)

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization running a specialized primary school and boarding facilities for visually impaired and blind children in Lesotho

St. Joseph’s Boarding House (SJBH)

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing boarding facilities, nutrition, after-school activities, and other support to orphaned and vulnerable children attending primary and high school at St. Joseph’s Mission, Swaziland

Stichting PharmAccess International

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to build capacity of private providers to deliver an expanded range of quality maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH) services for Tanzania’s rural poor

The Synergos Institute (Southern Africa)

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: health special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Project support for health systems strengthening focused on constructing and operating primary health care clinics

Tholulwazi Uzivikele

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

General support to an organization providing integrated care, focused on early childhood and youth development, to vulnerable children and youth in the uMhlabuyalingana area

Thuso-E-Tla-Tsoa-Kae Primary School

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

General support to run a tuition-free school and boarding house for children from across Lesotho with multiple disabilities, based in rural Botha-Botha district

Tiny Tim and Friends

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing medical, nutritional and psychosocial support to HIV positive orphans, vulnerable children and pregnant women in Lusaka, Zambia

Touching Tiny Lives Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

General support for an integrated intervention, focusing on malnourished children under 5 and their caregivers, in the rural Mokhotlong and Thaba Tseka districts in Lesotho

Training and Resources in Early Education

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: early childhood development

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support for KwaZulu Natal's largest ECD organization that provides integrated, coordinated and quality ECD services targeting families and vulnerable children in early childhood (ages 0-4)

Tunaweza Children’s Center

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing children with special needs access to therapy, specialized education and day programs

Uhambo Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization working to improve services and the quality of life for children with disabilities in Africa, particularly South Africa

Umthombo Youth Development Foundation

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: health special opportunities

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

General support to increase the number and retention of rural health professionals through implementation of the Umthombo model in KwaZulu Natal, the Eastern Cape and Limpopo

University of Cape Town

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: child and adolescent health

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Renewal project support for the African Pediatric Fellowship Program to train pediatric specialists from university hospitals across Africa

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: child and adolescent health

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Renewal project support to the Child Nurse Practice Development Initiative to support postgraduate scholarships and build clinical pediatric nursing capacity in East and Southern Africa

University of Johannesburg

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: teacher training, development and support

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for the foundation phase teacher education program at the Teacher Education Campus in Siyabuswa and to establish a Centre for African Language Teaching (“CALT”) at the Teacher Education Campus in Siyabuswa

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: teacher training, development and support

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to: (1) establish a Centre for African Foundation Language Teaching; and (2) support foundation phase teacher education program at the Teacher Education Campus in Siyabuswa

University of KwaZulu-Natal, Centre for Rural Health

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Project support to the Centre for Rural Health for implementation of the KwaZulu Natal Initiative for Newborn Care (KINC) in partnership with the KwaZulu Natal Department of Health

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: nutrition

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to improve exclusive breastfeeding rates in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) through the KZN Initiative for Breastfeeding Support, a partnership of KZN Department of Health, Centre for Rural Health and UKZN Department of Paediatrics and Child Health

University of Malawi, College of Medicine

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: child and adolescent health

year of inception: 2013

Project support to provide postgraduate paediatric training for eight doctors

University of Malawi, Kamuzu College of Nursing

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: maternal & newborn

areas served:

year of inception: 2013

Project support to increase the number of nurse-midwives in Malawi through scholarship support for pre-service training of nurse-midwives  

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: child and adolescent health

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to train 15 highly qualified Master of Science (MSc) and 48 Bachelor of Science (BSc) child health nurse trainees and build the grantee's capacity to deliver the MSc in Child Health Nursing programme independently in Malawi

University of Pretoria

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General support for the Centre for Child Law for ongoing social justice programs focused on advancing the realization of children’s rights in South Africa

University of Zimbabwe – College of Health Sciences

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: child and adolescent health

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

Project support for 11 scholarships for pediatric postgraduate training, to increase the number of pediatricians in central and provincial hospitals in Zimbabwe

Urunji Child-Care Trust

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing essential nutrition for children and malaria prevention for rural communities.

Village Health Works

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foundation: the ELMA growth foundation

cluster: african social entrepreneurship

year of inception: 2014

General support for a growing social enterprise focused on improving health, education, and nutrition

Vusumnotfo

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

General support for training and support to communities to improve the developmental outcomes of children in the rural province of Hhohho, Swaziland

Walvis Bay Child and Family Centre

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization providing education, therapy services and psychosocial support for physically and intellectually disabled children in Walvis Bay, Namibia

Wits Health Consortium (Pty) Limited

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support for capital costs for a renovation and construction project to house the Empilweni Services and Research Unit at Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital

Wordworks

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: education portfolio

cluster: teacher training, development and support

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Part of the School Capacity and Innovation Program, co-funded with USAID and J.P.Morgan: Support for the Strengthening Teaching of Early Language and Literacy (STELLAR) programme

World Education, Inc.

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: health portfolio

cluster: hiv & tb

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

Project support to increase pediatric antiretroviral treatment coverage in 13 new districts by adapting and scaling up the IMPACT model of case finding and case holding for infants and adolescents living with HIV/AIDS

Woza Moya HIV and AIDS Project

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2012

General support to ensure basic care and support to orphaned and vulnerable children in rural Ufafa Valley, KwaZulu Natal, through home visits, an ECD center and other ancillary support mechanisms

Youth For Development and Productivity

foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2014

General support to an organization providing essential services to children and youth and ensuring food security for vulnerable families in rural communities in Zomba District, Malawi

Zambian Institute for Sustainable Development

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foundation: the ELMA foundation

portfolio: ELMA community grants program

areas served:

year of inception: 2015

General support to an organization reaching underprivileged adolescents and youth throughout Zambia with educational support and youth development interventions