Applications Open for WFF’s International Initiative Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 March 2018

The Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation (WFF) is seeking applications for its International Initiative grant program to help women, girls, and their families overcome violence, poverty and other hardships in under-developed countries.

Focus Areas

  • Education: Programs that address the needs of at-risk youth.
  • Environment, Conservation and Preservation: Forestry projects and projects that preserve and protect the environment by using scarce resources wisely.
  • Health: Programs addressing mental health (including, chemical dependency and family planning).
  • Economic Development: Programs that support micro-lending, providing a source of capital to create better lives.

Grant Information

The average grant size for the International Initiative is $25,000 or less.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Organizations must be classified by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization who are directly involved in international programs.
  • The Foundation will not fund U.S. organizations that do not have a significant oversight of operations abroad.
  • All organizations must have a U.S. bank account in which grant funds can be deposited.
  • The Foundation gives priority to programs that help women, girls, and their families overcome violence, poverty, and other hardships.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply online via given website.

Eligible Country: United States

For more information, please visit International Initiative Grant Program.

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