The Spark Process: Empowering Communities Through Collective Action

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The Spark Process, developed by Spark, is a community-driven development approach that aims to empower villages facing poverty. By working closely with communities, governments, and local organizations, Spark facilitates sustained collective action, providing the necessary resources and skills for communities to design and implement their own development projects. At the core of the Spark Process … Read more

Global Climbing Initiative Social Impact Grants: Empowering Climbing Communities Worldwide

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The Global Climbing Initiative Social Impact Grants are aimed at empowering climbing communities worldwide to create positive change through innovative social initiatives. As the global climbing community continues to grow and evolve, there is a need to support sustainable community development at all stages. The focus is on increasing diverse voices in climbing and promoting … Read more

Paul Hamlyn Foundation Grants: Empowering Vulnerable Communities in India

Aim of the Fund The Paul Hamlyn Foundation Grants aim to enable vulnerable communities living in priority geographical areas in India to improve their lives. These communities have inherent strengths that are often overlooked when modern development frameworks are used to view them. They have closely knit societies, progressive views on resource utilization and sustainability, … Read more