The Foundation benefits from the support of individual givers, private sector partners, trusts, institutions, foundations and others who give their time, expertise and funding to ensure that we can continue our work. Without the help of our committed donors and partners, we could not reach as many women entrepreneurs as we do.
We are always seeking to build relationships with donors that share the aims and values of the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women. For more information please contact Laura Stebbing, Fundraising and Partnerships Director.
Accenture is one of the world’s leading professional services companies, with more than 336,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Through its Skills to Succeed corporate citizenship initiative, Accenture is equipping more than 3 million people around the world with the skills to get a job or build a business.
Anheuser-Busch InBev is the leading global brewer and one of the world’s top five consumer products companies. Beer, the original social network, has been bringing people together for thousands of years and our portfolio of well over 200 beer brands continues to forge strong connections with consumers. Geographically diversified with a balanced exposure to developed and developing markets, Anheuser-Busch InBev leverages the collective strengths of its approximately 155,000 employees based in 25 countries worldwide. The company strives to be the Best Beer Company Bringing People Together For a Better World.
Through strategic partnerships, investments, and programs, Bank of America is connecting women to the human, social and financial capital they need to maximize their potential. Bank of America’s efforts are empowering women to enrich their lives as well as those of their families and communities, thereby creating stronger economies around the world. In this way, Bank of America are bringing the capabilities of their entire company to provide a more holistic approach to support women’s economic advancement in the U.S. and around the world.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation works to help all people lead healthy, productive lives. In developing countries, it focuses on improving people’s health and fighting hunger and poverty. In the United States, it seeks to significantly improve education so that all young people have the opportunity to reach their full potential.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is investing in changing people’s lives and environments from central Europe to Central Asia, the Western Balkans and the southern and eastern Mediterranean. With an emphasis on working with the private sector, the Bank invests in projects, engages in policy dialogue and provides technical advice that fosters innovation and builds sustainable and open-market economies.
The ExxonMobil Foundation is the primary philanthropic arm of Exxon Mobil Corporation. Globally, ExxonMobil and the ExxonMobil Foundation provide funding to promote women as catalysts for development among other development initiatives.
The J.P. Morgan Chase Foundation is an affiliate of J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. Through strategic partnerships with organisations across the region, the J.P. Morgan Chase Foundation focuses its investments on the most vulnerable people and supports sustainable programmes that have a clear and measurable impact.
Oak Foundation is a group of philanthropic organisations which, since its establishment in 1998, has given more than 2,700 grants to not-for-profit organisations around the world. Oak Foundation commits its resources to address issues of global, social and environmental concern, particularly those that have a major impact on the lives of the disadvantaged.
The Pratt Foundation was established in 1978 by Richard and Jeanne Pratt with the shared vision of supporting charitable enterprises and adding value to philanthropy. The Foundation’s mission statement is: “To enrich the lives of our communities”. This statement highlights the diversity and pluralism of the communities which The Pratt Foundation serves in Australia, Israel, Asia, and Europe, and its commitment to add value to them. As Heloise Waislitz, the Chair of The Pratt Foundation says, “Involvement in philanthropy brings great responsibilities. But it is also a great privilege”.
Qualcomm’s Wireless Reach initiative brings wireless technology to underserved communities globally. By working with partners, Wireless Reach invests in projects that foster entrepreneurship, aid in public safety, enhance the delivery of health care, enrich teaching and learning and improve environmental sustainability.
The Trafigura Foundation sponsors partner organisations in carrying out and strengthening programmes in three areas of focus: sustainable development, education and integration, and health. The Foundation believes that these different roads to development are interdependent and mutually reinforcing.
The United States Agency for International Development is an independent agency that provides economic, development and humanitarian assistance around the world in support of the foreign policy goals of the United States. USAID promotes peace and stability by fostering economic growth, protecting human health, providing emergency humanitarian assistance, and enhancing democracy in developing countries. These efforts to improve the lives of millions of people worldwide represent U.S. values and advance U.S. interests for peace and prosperity.
The Secretary’s Office of Global Women’s Issues at the U.S. Department of State works to ensure that the rights of women and girls are fully integrated into U.S. foreign policy. Under the leadership of Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Cathy Russell, the Office works to promote peace, prosperity, and security around the world by empowering women and girls to fully participate in society. Since 2009, the office has managed a worldwide small grants program to advance U.S. policy and advocacy efforts on behalf of women and girls.
Visa Inc. is accelerating financial inclusion and helping improve lives and economies around the world through its global network, products and partnerships.
At the heart of the Vodafone Foundation in India is the belief that our mobile communications technologies can address some of the world’s most pressing humanitarian challenges and our responsibility is to utilise our innovative mobile technology to improve people’s lives.
The Cheryl Saban Self-Worth Foundation was formed in 2009 and is a private charitable organisation. The primary mission of the Foundation is to provide grants to organisations that work towards the empowerment and advancement of women.
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|Our Membership Community plays a vital role in helping the Foundation achieve its aims. The support of this community has, among other things, helped us to fund projects, leverage meaningful partnerships, and raise the profile of the Foundation around the world. We thank all those involved.
Supporting projects that provide women entrepreneurs with business skills, technology, networks and access to financeLeveraging support to create powerful partnerships to take on the challenges women entrepreneurs face
Raising the Foundation’s profile to help us share findings and lessons learned with the international development community
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Lady Katy Tse Blair
Lady Nina Bracewell-Smith
Ann and David Gloag
Richard and Natalie Jones
Lord Raj and Lady Veena Loomba
Nurzhan and Zhanna Subkhanberdin
Sir David Tang
The Foundation works with partner organisations across sectors to enhance mutual learning from one another and to ensure we are not duplicating development efforts. We also have strategic partnerships with our corporate supporters and other funders.