Frequently Asked Questions

We are searching for individuals who have established 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) non-profit organizations doing extraordinary things by tapping their life involvement to form distant better;a much better;a higher;a stronger;an improved”>a distant better future for individuals of any age. Your organization doesn’t have to be have a huge budget or a huge group to be a solid candidate. Because we accept that life involvement can alter the world, you must be at slightest 50 a long time ancient and have begun your work at the age of 40 or afterward to qualify.

We are not trying to find individuals who have basically connected solid administration abilities to make strides an organization’s execution, i.e. doing the work they were contracted to do and doing it exceptionally well. This ought to too not be viewed as a lifetime accomplishment grant. We are seeking out for individuals who saw a issue and made a arrangement.

Here are the survey criteria we utilize to evaluate the applicants’ organizations: Impact (30%): Clearly recorded affect of the populace you serve, this may well be through outside assessment and/or inner endeavors to track success. Execution (30%): How your organization is organized, staffed, and financed. What procedures are in place to successfully actualize and support the work that you just do? Personal Story (25%): Is there a connection in your possess life that drew you to this work and compelled you to create a difference. Innovation (15%): Unused approach to an ancient or developing issue, or a imaginative way of building on an existing thought so that it comes to more individuals.

Yes. Presently people who have founded 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) nonprofit organizations and continue to work for the nonprofits they founded are eligible, as long as the work leads to positive change and has had a significant impact at the local, regional, national or global level.

Yes, but each person in the partnership must meet all the criteria and they must demonstrate how they’ve each contributed significantly to the work.