qualify for a grant from the Ananda Foundation the following criteria
must be met:
must be a need for a project. This need must be demonstrated.
project must focus on meeting the basic needs of the poor*.
sponsoring agency must be a registered 501-3C or international
equivalent organization with nonprofit status.
nonprofits/NGOs must show proof of FCRA certificate required to
receive foreign funds.
aim of the project must be consistent with the mission of the
minimum, the following organizational infrastructure must exist:
responsible for accounting
and evaluative systems to measure progress of project
project should be consistent with planning for long term sustainable
project should focus on empowering the local community to take
charge of their own lives with tools for development at a grassroots
Foundation defines this population as any person living in poverty
who cannot afford to provide for basic needs of themselves and their