Community is central to our approach. FSD connects a diverse, international community to work effectively together to achieve lasting improvement in the quality of life for all. Meet the members of our global community and join us.
FSD strives to make lasting, sustainable change that is deeply rooted in the community and driven by the community members themselves.
Over 8 million dollars invested in communities in 9 countries to advance local causes
500+ ORGS TRAINED
FSD has trained over 500 organizations and funded more than 2,000 projects aimed at improving the quality of life in communities around the world.
495 GRANTS AWARDED
FSD has awarded 495 competitive grants for projects proposed by community organizations that show strong potential for replication, sustainability, and effective impact in the community
Over 3,500 volunteers and interns from 50 countries have been trained by FSD’s experienced field staff and connected to grassroots organizations around the world.