Grants Allocated

The Foundation is pleased to announce the grants that were allocated in the 2014, 2015 and 2016 rounds of grant making.

Namaqualand Daisy Grants: ZAR199,699

2014

Skipper Priska Mogapi: Research “Intersex within Botswana culture”,
Botswana – ZAR10,000

Glenda Muzenda: Photo exhibition “We have always been here”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

John Ng’oma: “We are also human beings”,
Malawi – ZAR10,000.

Michael Kaiyatsa, Booklet “Challenging prejudice in Malawi”,
Malawi – ZAR10,000

Mbongeni Mtshali: Theatre play “In(s)kin”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

Laurie Gaum: Book “Queer Liberation Theology”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

Robert Hamblin: Photo exhibition “The Sistaaz Hood”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

Zethu Matebeni: Research “Female gender and non-conformity in Swaziland”,
South Africa/Swaziland – ZAR10,000

Tapiwa Praise Mapuranga: Research “Strange bedfellows? Christianity and Homosexuality in Zimbabwe”,
Zimbabwe – ZAR10,000

Phindiwe Masalaza: Documentary “HIV in the Lesbian Community”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

Selogadi Ngwanangwato Mapane: Theatre play “Chromotherapy”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

2015

Lwando Scott: Research “Same-sex Marriage in South Africa”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

Tiffany Mugo: “Sexy Safety: Making Sex Safe for Women who have Sex with Women”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

Siphumeze Kundayi: “This is Me: Picturing South African Queers”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

Lindy-Lee Prince: Research “Creating Persons, Performing Selves – Unmasking Drag and Neo-Burlesque Perfomance”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

2016

Jade Jacobs: Masters Dissertation “The Lesbian Perspective on Religion in South Africa”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

Patience Mandishona: Journal “My Realities: Zimbabwean Lesbian Narratives”,
Zimbabwe – ZAR10,000

Jo Rogge: Photo exhibition “Photograph Me: How We See Ourselves and How We Are Seen”,
Namibia – ZAR10,000

Katlego Kolanyane-Kesupile: Photo exhibition “TransFormations: Stories Unfold”,
Botswana – ZAR9,699

Gabrielle Le Roux: Audio Visual Project “Co-creating African Intersex (Hi)story”,
South Africa – ZAR10,000

Queers on Smash: Event “Black Queer Social”,
South Africa – ZAR7,500

 

 

Inyosi / Honey Bee Grants: ZAR955,000

2014

Ikasi Pride: Increasing visibility of Pride in townships,
Port Elizabeth – ZAR30,000

Rainbow UCT: University based organising,
Cape Town – ZAR50,000

Infinity Art Project: Art Exhibition with education outreach,
Cape Town – ZAR30,000

University of Zimbabwe, Department of Religious Studies: Curriculum mainstreaming in theological education, Harare: ZAR25,000

Khumbulani Pride: Community engagement,
Cape Town – R30,000

Horses Head Productions: Play “Similar To”,
Cape Town – R10,000

2015

Friends of Rainka: Closing in on trans health issues,
Zambia – ZAR50,000

Success Capital: Queer Awakening – Newfound Economic, Social & Human Rights in Botswana,
Botswana – ZAR50,000

PaKasipiti Zimbabwe: The Voice, Visibility & Collective Initiative,
Zimbabwe – ZAR50,000

Gender Equity Unite, University of the Western Cape: Creating a safe and inclusive campus,
South Africa – ZAR50,000

Rock of Hope: Human rights and legal outreach project,
Swaziland – ZAR50,000

Metropolitan Community Church: The Micah Project,
South Africa – ZAR50,000

Department of Religious Studies, University of Zimbabwe: Same-sex relationships in Zimbabwe – Promoting Dialogue with religious leaders,
Zimbabwe – ZAR50,000

University of the Witswatersrand: Destabilising heteronormativity in institutions of higher learning,
South Africa – ZAR50,000

Voice of the Voiceless: National level advocacy for feminists in Bulawayo,
Zimbabwe – ZAR50,000

2016

Y-Fem Namibia: Self-defence and violence prevention for lesbians,
Namibia – ZAR50,000

Protea Psychological Support Project for Trans People: Core funding,
South Africa – ZAR50,000

Wings to Transcend Namibia: Project Hope,
Namibia – ZAR50,000

Civil Rights Advocacy Centre: Inclusive church,
Malawi – ZAR50,000

Women’s Alliance for Equality: Start-up of Women’s Alliance for Equality,
Zambia – ZAR50,000

Gays and Lesbians of Rustenburg: Trans visibility in semi-urban and rural areas,
South Africa – ZAR50,000

Institute for Humanities in Africa: Queer in Africa – The Cape Town question,
South Africa – ZAR50,000

Hungwe / Fish Eagle Grants: ZAR4,121,647

2014

KwaZulu-Natal Christian Council: Challenging religious fundamentalism and improving how the council of churches is dealing with homophobia,
Durban – ZAR200,000

Victorious Ministries Church International: Camp Victory for children of LGBTI people,
Pietermaritzburg – ZAR150,000

Passop: LGBTI migrants and refugees,
Cape Town – ZAR150,000

SHE: Regional feminist leadership meeting,
East London – ZAR150,000

Women’s Leadership Centre: Continuing work on feminism and lesbians,
Namibia – ZAR150,000

Malawi Northern Youth Network: Empowering LGBTI youth,
Malawi – ZAR150,000

Centre for the Development of People: Dialogues,
Malawi – ZAR150,000

2015

Malawi Law Society: Access to Justice for LGBTI people in Malawi,
Malawi – ZAR100,000

Sexual Rights Centre: Creating enabling space for dialogue to foster acceptance of LGBT people in Bulawayo,
Zimbabwe – ZAR200,000

Rainbow Identity Association: Sports and gender,
Botswana – ZAR150,000

Lawyers for Human Rights: Advancing the human rights of forced migrant LGBTI people,
South Africa – ZAR100,000

Collectif Arc-en-Ciel: Multi-sectoral approach for the empowerment of LGBT people in Mauritius,
Mauritius – ZAR196,647

GALZ: Community empowerment project,
Zimbabwe – ZAR200,000

The People’s Matrix Association: Core support,
Lesotho – ZAR100,000

Gender Links: Regional network for gender and diversity,
South Africa – ZAR200,000

Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Botswana  (LEGABIBO): Strengthening LGBTI support groups in Botswana,
Botswana – ZAR100,000

S.H.E Collective of Transgender Women in Africa: Exploring the socio-economic landscape for transgender women in South Africa,
South Africa – ZAR75,000

TULINAM – Celebrating Diversity: Reaching Faith Communities in Namibia,
Namibia – ZAR150,000

National Alliance for the Development of Community Advice Offices (NADCAO): Utilising community advice offices as a resource for advancing the rights of the LGBTI community,
South Africa – ZAR200,000

2016

The Lotus Identity: Alliance building for effective advocacy on lesbian, bisexual, and transgender women issues,
Zambia – ZAR150,000

Thohoyandou Victim Empowerment Programme: U Bva Kha Tshidzumbe – Shedding the taboo,
South Africa – ZAR150,000

Iranti-org: Documentary film – South African Trans Lives,
South Africa – ZAR150,000

GALZ: Encouraging the uptake of health services by women who have sex with women in Zimbabwe,
Zimbabwe – ZAR150,000

Rainbow Identity Association: Hands Off our Intersex Genitals,
Botswana – ZAR150,000

LAMBDA: Diferentes mas Iguais,
Mozambique – ZAR150,000

Ezaka Boeny: Soigner et Protéger les Gays et les Transgenres,
Madagascar – ZAR150,000

Women’s Leadership Centre: Building pride and resilience through a national lesbian festival in Namibia,
Namibia – ZAR200,000

Mosu / Umbrella Tree Grants: ZAR2,600,000

Gender DynamiX: Trans advocacy,
Cape Town – ZAR500,000

Out in Africa: Film Festival,
Johannesburg – ZAR500,000

Gay and Lesbian Memory in Action (GALA): Core support,
Johannesburg – ZAR500,000

Limpopo LGBTI Proudly Out: Core support,
Limpopo – ZAR50,000

Eastern Cape LGBTI Organization: Core support,
Port Elizabeth – ZAR100,000

Trans and Intersex Africa: Core support,
Pretoria – ZAR50,000

2016

Gender Dynamix: Core support,
Cape Town – ZAR300,000

The Inner Circle: Addressing discrimination against the Muslim transgender community in SA,
Cape Town – ZAR300,000

Forum for the Empowerment of People: Core support,
Johannesburg – ZAR300,000

 

Thematic Grants: ZAR1,214,100

2015

KwaZulu-Natal Christian Council: Addressing sexual and gender based violence: Community Dialogues on Sexuality,
South Africa – ZAR200,000

Forum for the Empowerment of Women: SOWETO Pride 2015,
South Africa – ZAR20,000

Ujamaa Centre, University of KwaZulu-Natal: Eudy Simelane Project & Memorial Lecture,
South Africa – ZAR131,000

M&G Media Limited/ Mail & Guardian Newspaper: LGBTI Fellowship,
South Africa – ZAR300,000

Access Chapter 2: Feather Award Grant – General Support Grant,
South Africa – ZAR50,000

2016

City Press: Series of Feature Articles,
South Africa – ZAR300,000

Jacana Literary Foundation: Gerald Kraak Anthology and Award,
South Africa – ZAR213,100

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