Bold Solutions to the World’s Biggest Challenges
Lever for Change is a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation affiliate whose mission is to unlock significant philanthropic capital by helping donors find and fund vetted, high impact opportunities through the design and management of customized competitions. Its Bold Solutions Network showcases the highest-ranked proposals that emerge from each of the competitions. These proposals have undergone extensive evaluation and due diligence to ensure each solution promises real and measurable progress to accelerate social change. These Bold Solutions are now available for donors to confidently support in their interest areas.
Enhancing Healthcare Access through the Unjani Clinic NetworkEnhancing access to quality, affordable primary healthcare to low income communities of South Africa and Africa by empowering nursing professionals.
Enriching Lives Through Sustainable Toilet SolutionsThis project aims at enriching lives of a rural community through awareness programs, sustainable sanitation system with clean water, proper hygiene and organic farming techniques.
Ensuring Food Security and Climate Resilience through a Food-Energy-Water SolutionOur technology-based solution increases crop yields using less water and renewable energy, alleviating food insecurity, improving health, and building climate resilience in Ethiopia and Nepal.
Eradicating the Roots of Addiction through Prevention and Early InterventionWe will establish pediatric addiction medicine (PADM) clinical programs and a physician workforce to implement substance use disorder (SUD) prevention, early intervention, and treatment nationwide.
Eradicating Trachoma, Once and for AllTrachoma was once the world’s leading cause of blindness, but with our three-fold approach, it will become the second human disease to be completely eradicated.
Friends of the Children. Defying the Odds of Generational PovertyFriends of the Children invests in salaried, professional mentors who build relationships with youth to achieve their hopes and dreams; 12.5 years, no matter what.
Community and economic development
Generation: Five Million People Employed by 2030Generation will embed its training and employment methodology in public vocational systems, enabling millions of learners in India, Kenya, and Brazil to achieve financial independence.
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