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Charities with Bold Solutions: MacArthur Foundation 100&Change Grant Competition

 
 
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Solving society's biggest problems isn't easy, but it can be done. 100&Change is a MacArthur Foundation competition for a $100 million grant to fund a single project that will make measurable progress towards solving a problem. Applicants must show evidence for how they will solve the problem, demonstrate that they're capable of carrying out the plan and explain how they'll sustain results after they've exhausted the grant money. 

We were so impressed with the proposals - which range from eliminating needless blindness to educating children displaced by conflict - and we knew you would be too! So, we've worked with with the MacArthur Foundation to bring you this selection of 100&Change proposals from highly-rated charities.

Watch their videos to learn more about their bold proposals. Once you find an inspiring project, be sure to click through to the charity's page on our site where you can follow it and donate to it.

Charity Name
Category
Video
Conservation and Biodiversity
Health and Well-Being, Other, Not Elsewhere Listed: Vision Care
Health and Well-Being, Non-communicable Diseases: Health Behaviors
Social Protection and/or Safety Nets
Sustainable Cities, Communities and Regions
Resilience Against Climate Change
Affordable and Clean Energy
Education: Clean Water and Sanitation
Health and Well-Being, Other, Not Elsewhere Listed: Disease Control and Eradication
Health and Well-Being, Other, Not Elsewhere Listed: Newborn Health
Health and Well-Being, Population and Reproductive: Maternal and Reproductive Health
Health and Well-Being, Population and Reproductive: Maternal and Reproductive Health
Clean Water and Sanitation
Housing and Homelessness
Maternal and Reproductive Health
Refugees and Victims of Conflict
Health and Well-Being, Population and Reproductive: Health care delivery
Conservation and Biodiversity
Social Protection and/or Safety Nets
International Peace and Security
Health and Well-Being, Other, Not Elsewhere Listed: Disease Control and Eradication
Clean Water and Sanitation
Health and Well-Being, Non-communicable Diseases: Vaccine Development
Resilience Against Climate Change
Other: Conservation and Biodiversity
Economic Opportunity
Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, an initiative of the United Nations Foundation
Affordable and Clean Energy
Health and Well-Being, Other, Not Elsewhere Listed: Vision Care
Resilience Against Climate Change and Environmenta
Health and Well-Being, Communicable Diseases: Health care delivery
Economic Opportunity
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