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Stars Foundation invests in organisations and ideas that transform the lives of disadvantaged children and their communities globally.

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Impact Awards

The Stars Impact Awards recognise and reward outstanding locally-led organisations improving the lives of children and young people.

Since 2007, the Impact Awards have recognised civil society organisations in 42 countries, reaching more than five million people.

"Each and every day, these winners prove the power and potential of local responses to global challenges.  I am inspired by their work and look forward to seeing the enormous impact they will surely achieve in the future." President Bill Clinton

Use the filters on this page to discover more about our network of Impact Award recipients and how they are using Stars' flexible funding and capacity building support.

 

 

2014

Category: WASH

Category: Education

2007

We work to maintain positive, long-term relationships with all of our Award holders.
Please note our active funding relationships last up to three years.

Africa-Middle East

Asia-Pacific

Latin America-Caribbean

Category: Protection

Category: Health

2008

We work to maintain positive, long-term relationships with all of our Award holders.
Please note our active funding relationships last up to three years.

2009

We work to maintain positive, long-term relationships with all of our Award holders.
Please note our active funding relationships last up to three years.

2010

We work to maintain positive, long-term relationships with all of our Award holders.
Please note our active funding relationships last up to three years.

2011

2012

2013

  • Home from Home Trust

    Home from Home was established to provide support and care for orphaned, abandoned and vulnerable children across Cape Town and its surrounding townships in South Africa. Using a carefully developed model of cluster foster care, Home from Home provides a community-based system of support for...Read more

  • Impact Foundation Bangladesh (IFB)

    Established in 1993, Impact Foundation Bangladesh (IFB) works to prevent and treat disability through health centres and community based activities. The organisation operates the innovative 'floating hospital' along the riverways to target hard-to-reach, marginalised communities.Read more

  • Pragya

    One of the few organisations with a focus on the Himalayan region of India, Pragya aims to shape and enable holistic, sustainable development for vulnerable and neglected communities by carrying out education, healthcare, energy, sustainable livelihoods and human rights projects.Read more

  • Disability Action Network (DAN)

    Disability Action Network (DAN) provides life-changing medical rehabilitation to children and adults with disabilities in Somaliland, one of the world's poorest environments grappling with the remnants of years of war, including landmines.Read more

  • Mkombozi

    Meaning 'Liberator' or 'Emancipator' in Swahili, Mkombozi’s mission is to empower children, engage families and strengthen communities. Founded in 1997 at the request of young people in need, Mkombozi works for street children in Tanzania providing protection services, research and campaigning...Read more

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