Foundation for a Just Society (FJS)

Foundation for a Just Society was founded by a group of women committed to advancing the human rights of women, girls, and LGBTI people. Through direct grant making, capacity building, strategic communications, and leadership in philanthropy, FJS strengthens the infrastructure of movements that advance the human rights of women, girls, and LGBTI people globally. Grants are typically for one to three years, and range in size from $25,000-$250,000 per year.

Thematic areas

  • Human rights of women and girls
  • Economic and social empowerment
  • Race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and gender identity

Geographic focus: West Africa, Central America, Nepal, Myanmar, and the Southeastern US.

Eligibility:  Grants are made only to organizations that meet the U.S. Internal Revenue Code 501 (c)(3) requirements as a non-profit, tax-exempt organization, or the equivalent in the country where the organization is based.

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  1. Avatar Mbaraza Susan says

    Please guide me how l can get the support to help women in South Sudan.
    Baraza Sudan