Grants Awarded

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Scaling up of Open Schools Kenya project

29 Mar 2018

Map Kibera


To support the scaling up of Open Schools Kenya project - they are seeking to map the informal schools (at least 300) in two slum areas and work with local rights groups to campaign for additional rights and financial support for the pupils educated there.

Core funding

27 Mar 2018

Open Data Durban


Funding to support two core areas of focus - Durban Answers and Civic Tech/Open Data Lab.

Promoting best practice in FOI in the UK

26 Mar 2018

Campaign for Freedom of Information

United Kingdom


A three year grant to support CFOI’s charitable objectives and activities.

Data for Impact – Homelessness

21 Mar 2018

New Philanthropy Capital

United Kingdom


To use data sources, including 360 Giving, to analyses homelessness and related grant/foundation activity.

Data Standard for Water Point Data

21 Mar 2018

Global Water Challenge

United States of America


To allow GWC to work with a sub-Saharan African government to use water point data to improve their water resource planning and delivery.

Supporting international programmes and associated research costs

20 Mar 2018


United Kingdom


Supporting mySociety's international programmes (specifically work with, but not limited to, PMG and Mzalendo) and also to cover some associated research costs.

Supporting the use of data and technology to drive social change

20 Mar 2018

OpenUp - (formerly known as Code for South Africa)


Core Funding to support OpenUp's activities.

Data-driven insights into Funding Communities and Places

20 Mar 2018

Young Foundation

United Kingdom


To research the relationship between community characteristics and trust/foundation funding for communities using amongst other sources 360 Giving data.

To support the expansion of Hive Colab and other identified costs

20 Mar 2018

Hive Colab


To support the following activities: - The expansion of the hub to the entirety of the floor upon which they are currently located - The continuing Yogera project - Strengthening the human capital of the team through supporting a potential successor/ "number 2" in the organisation.

One Year Data Journalism Project

20 Mar 2018

Adamela Trust


To fund a year-long data journalism project through the Adamela Trust - the not-for-profit arm of the Mail and Guardian Newspaper in South Africa.