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the climate space!

If you are a community-led climate action group, we want to support you! Fill out our interest form and we'll reach out as soon as we can!

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 What we look for 

Eligibility criteria

Evaluation criteria

Only groups that fulfil all of the following criteria can qualify as a GreenCheck Partner:

1. Ability to accept donations

  • Country in which the group is based must allow foreign donations

  • Group must be eligible to receive funds

2. Community-centered

  • Members of the target community must be a part of discussions and decision-making processes of the group (i.e. serve as leaders of the group or are involved on a regular consultatory basis where a consensus model is adopted & key decisions can only be made with their consent/participation)


3. Demonstrable need

  • Group must be able to detail with clarity projects and/or functions that are currently underfunded 


4. Ongoing project with long-term plans

  • i.e. GreenCheck does not fund one-time projects

Apart from fulfilling the eligibility criteria, groups will be evaluated on the following factors. We strongly encourage groups that may not fulfil all of our criteria to reach out:

1. Commitment

  • Group was established 1-3 years ago

  • Group has clearly detailed long-term plans for the next 6 and 12 months 


2. Impact

  • Group has goals that are realistic and achievable, given the socio-geo-political context in which the group operates

    • Group can provide strong evidence that they have the numbers, knowledge, and permissions to execute proposed projects

  • Group can clearly explain how their mission contributes to the mitigation of and/or adaptation to the climate crisis


3. Ability to form lasting relationship

  • Group can commit to providing regular progress reports, preferably monthly, and meetings, as needed

  • Group has measures in place to ensure transparency

  • Group has some English-speaking capacity 


4. Intervention is a Project Drawdown solution and/or a research-based solution

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