Wilburforce Foundation is committed to developing individual and organizational competencies and capabilities that contribute to sustainability and effectiveness. We do this by underwriting capacity-building services for our grantees so they can increase their knowledge and skills in areas such as:
- Leadership development
- Fundraising and resource development
- Financial management
- Strategic planning
- Messaging and communications
- Public engagement and mobilization
- Collaborations and partnerships
Capacity building support is available to grantees that are currently receiving Wilburforce funding for their work in one or more of our program areas.
The Capacity Building Program does not accept grant applications. Instead, we fund a limited number of service providers to work directly with our programmatic grantees.
For a list of grants supported by the program area, please see our Grants Database and select Capacity Building in the Program Area field.