Type of Support
The Fund for Climate and Energy in India, hosted at the New Venture Fund (NVF), is a multi-funder pooled fund to advance clean energy, transport electrification, climate finance, and industrial efficiency in India. With this grant, NVF, and its technical partner, the Shakti Foundation, will focus on the following three areas: (a) supporting the achievement of India’s goal to deploy 450 gigawatts of renewable energy, (b) supporting government ambitions to advance electric mobility, and (c) providing core support for organizations that have been hard-hit by COVID-19. (Substrategies: India and Electrification)
Grants to this Grantee
for support of the Communities for Just Schools Fund to fund education organizing
The Communities for Just Schools Fund is a national donor collaborative that brings together the resources of philanthropy with the power of grassroots organizing to ensure that all schools welcome students and nurture their full potential. This grant will be used to fund education organizing; build the capacity of the fund’s grantee partners; and connect their partners with philanthropy, policy, research, and advocacy communities. (Substrategy: Student & Community Voice)
for Powering a New Economy Fund
This grant for the Powering a New Economy Fund supports its work to drive the turn toward a new, more inclusive and sustainable economic paradigm. The fund supports state and locally based coalitions and grassroots organizations working to transform the political economy in cities and states.