Category: Potential Funding Sources

  • Abilis
    • This foundation offers small grants to projects initiated by disabled people's organizations in developing countries. Organizations should include people with disabilities in their leadership. Offers free on-line manuals in planning projects and writing grant proposals. Website can be read in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Russian, or Suomi.
  • Disability Rights Initiative Guidelines
    • This society provides funding support for projects meant to promote ratification and implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. It prioritizes efforts to promote the rights of people with intellectual and psycho-social disabilities but may consider other programs as well.
  • Mobility Equipment for the Needs of the Disabled (MEND)
    • MEND is a New Zealand-based organization that works with local organisations in developing countries to improve the mobility and independence of their disabled members.