Investing in the potential of communities around the world

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Our Mission

Our mission is to support rural communities in under-served regions to achieve self-sufficiency and have opportunities to thrive.

Who we are

We are a private foundation based in Portland, Oregon, USA. We partner with nonprofit organizations primarily in Africa and Latin America. We provide our partner organizations with grant funding as well as support beyond funding. We also directly manage community development programs from our offices in Ghana and Kenya.

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From the Blog

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Introducing Fundación Tierra Viva

VVF Ecuador closes, opening the door for a new local organization to emerge.

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2020 Annual Report

Highlights and lessons from 2020.