Pet Dog Car Seat Cushion Waterproof Pet Car Booster Seat Slip Belt Seat Belt 2 in 1 Folding Dog Hammock for Small and Medium Dogs and Puppies

Penn Plax Water World goldfish Bowl NWK25 4921cetoh52076-Aquarium Starter Kits

Pet Electric Toothbrush Cat Tooth Cleaning Tool for Better Dental Care Finger Brushes Pet Suitable for Pet Cat and Dog Dental Care(Random color)

Pet Factory 78130 Beefhide Dog Chews, 99% Digestive, Rawhides to Keep Dogs Busy While Enjoying, 100% Natural, Peanut Butter Flavored Rolls, Pack of 20 in 5 Size, Made in USA

We are thrilled to announce that ‘As You Like It’, the second edition of our Gerald Kraak Anthology of African perspectives on gender, social justice, and sexuality, has won the 2019Lambda Literary Award for an anthology.

Pet Dog Cat Pajamas Flower or Tree Pattern 4 Legged Dog pjs Jumpsuit Soft Cotton Dog Clothes for Small Medium Large Dogs
Pet Feeder Dog Bowl Dog Food Bowl Cat Rice Bowl Cat Pot Wooden Bowl Bowl Feeding Water Bowl Ceramic Wood Frame Pet Bowl White

The Other Foundation, in partnership with the Diakonia Council of Churches, and the Durban Lesbian and Gay Community Health Centre invites you to attend our religion convening, Breaking through the Backlash: Transformative Encounters Between LGBTI People and Churches in Africa.

Pet Dog Cat Toe Care Nail Cutter Clippers Scissors Shear Grooming Trimmer by Scissors & Fur Clippers
Pet Feeding Supplies Cat or Dog Food Bowl( 16)
Pet Flea Combs Case of 72 by Dukes

The third Gerald Kraak anthology, Heart of the Matter, is out. Congratulations to OluTimehin Adegbeye, whose essay, ‘Mothers and Men’, made her this year’s worthy winner. Submissions for the next Gerald Kraak anthology and prize are open all year. 

Read the announcement and apply
Pet Flys Hot Pink Leopard Pet Pockets Bedding for Pets That Burrow
Pet folding carry backpacks carrying bags of pet cats and dogs bag cage , 2
Pet Fountain Pet Electric Water Dispenser Pet Supplies,Loop Mute 1.6L,Suitable for Cats Dogs Medium and Small

15 peer reviewers selected from across southern Africa have made recommendations to our board about which of the grant applications we received should receive funding. With backgrounds in religion, business, human rights, the arts, and community organizing, this class of 2019 will ensure that our grantmaking continues to be informed, smart and impactful.

Pet Dog Collar & Leash,V-Resourcing Heavy Duty Nylon Martingale Braided Collar with Solid Hand Crafted Rope Leash for Small Dogs, Agility Obedience Behavior Training and Everyday Walk
Pet Gear Generation II Soft Collapsible Dog Crate Size 26In (68.7Lx45Wx52.5Hcm)

Thank you for your active involvement in our community this year. With your support, we have cast a wider and deeper net to help build a movement of activism across southern Africa – from Luanda in Angola to Port Louis in Mauritius, and from Mzuzu in Malawi to Cape Town in South Africa.

Read more

The Other Foundation partners with Facebook on its inaugural South Africa NGO Day, aimed at bringing together local NGO communities in a day of learning and networking.

Read more
Pet Gear PG8030NZPGA Pine Green No-Zip Happy Trails Lite Pet Stroller

Many are calling kopano – Accelerating Change, the best LGBTI convening of all time. Couldn’t attend? No sweat! We captured on video all the plenaries, key outcomes and all around magic for you to watch.

Pet Dog Cotton Personalized Collar Summer Winter Pet Bids Puppy Watermelon Collar
Pet Goods Manufacturing NCAA Oklahoma State Cowboys Dog Lead, Small
Pet Grooming Brush Comb Self Cleaning Shedding Removal Brush Trimming Massage Kit Tool for Dog Cat The Pet Pushes The Wool Thick Steel Needle Comb with One Key
Pet Grooming Clippers, 360° redary Charger Pet Hair Clipper High Power Mute Washable Shaver for All Types of Pets (color White)
Pet Grooming Hair Dryer 2800W Dog Grooming Dryer Hair Black Hairdryer- Equipped with Four Hair dryers Mouth

Estimating the value of the pink Rand is critical in building the case for more advances in getting the private sector to move faster in opening space for the LGBTI community, and creating safe spaces in cities and workspaces.

Pet Dog EVA Reflective Traction Rope, Suitable for Outdoor use pet Leash to Weave Any Type of Small and Medium-Sized Dog
Pet Grooming Set Long Handle Comb Rubber Palm Brush Round Head Brush Elbow Nail Clipper 6Pieces for Dog or Cat with Storage Tank

A public debate is raging about how churches can spread homophobic hatred, or promote respect and inclusion based on the equal dignity of every person. Our new report, Silent no longer!, examines the types of engagement churches have with homosexual men and women, and transgender and intersex people in southern Africa. 

Read the report
Pet Hair Clipper, Titanium Cutter Head Powerful Motor Simple Rechargeable Shaver
Pet Hammock Saves Space Sucker Type Hanging Cat Cat Four Seasons Universal Hanging Window Sill Pet Supplies Cat Hammock Trumpet 360° Sunbathing,C

Homophobia has become a site of painful struggle in the churches, in much the same way as slavery, racism and sexism was in the past. When faith does violence, a new reflection paper by African Christian scholars, reflects on how churches can become liberating rather than oppressive, redemptive rather than violent towards homosexual women and men, and transgender and intersex people in Africa.

Pet Dog Hair Wrap Dog Hair Cutting Cape Dog Hair Cutting Hairdressing Cloth Barber Styling Salon Barber Cape Phantoscope
Pet Heating Pad, Dog Cat Electric Heating Pad Waterproof Adjustable Warming Blanket Mat with Chew Resistant Steel Cord 17.7 x17.7
Pet Intelligent Electric Drinker, Loop Mute Four-Layer Filter 1.8L, Suitable for Cats Dogs Large Medium and Small

All ten country reports in our Canaries In The Coal Mines studies are now available. What is the state of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex organizing and social inclusion, in Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe?

Pet Dog kennel cat litter sofa cushions Autumn and winter warm washable Octagon Wo-B 70x70cm(28x28inch)
Pet Leash Long Braided Double-Layer Copper Ring Super 4 Meters 3 Track Large, Medium and Small Dogs Universal
PET LIFE 'Kitty-Square' Collapsible Travel Interactive Kitty Cat Tree Maze House Lounger Tunnel Lounge, One Size, Khaki and Brown

There is a general belief that African people are deeply homophobic and unaccepting of gender diversities. But what does the African public really think? The truth is that we don’t really know because hardly any work has been done to gather and analyze the views of the public in a structured way in Africa. Until now.

Pet Dog Mat Waterproof Oxford Cloth Car Mat, 155 x 104 x 33cm
Pet Magasin Hard Cover Collapsible Cat Carrier Pet Travel Kennel with Top-Load & Foldable Feature for Cats, Small Dogs Puppies & Rabbits
Pet Memory Stones, Memorial Headstone with Photo Frame, Best Friends Live Forever In The Memories We Keep , Large
A Million Ones is a community giving campaign to directly support lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) projects.
 
The ask is small so that everyone can participate.
Pet Dog Playpen Portable Foldable Exercise Pen Kennel With Carry Bag For Puppy Cats Kittens Rabbits Indoor Outdoor Use Shade Cover,45x 45 x 23 inch
Pet Nail Grinder,Ultra Quiet Electric Dog Nail File with 2 Speeds Fast Grinding,Quick Charging,Long Working Time for Small to Medium Dogs Cats Nail Grinder Trimmer Claw Care
Pet Nest Completely Detachable Teddy golden Hair Small And Medium Dogs Four Seasons Soft Warm Pet Nest Factory Direct (color Cyan, Size 70CM)

Everyone should be free to live a safe and dignified life, have a family and make their contribution to society. The Other Foundation works to change the views, practices and institutions that prevent people – because of who they are or who they love – from being able to do that in southern Africa. We gather support for those who are working to protect and advance the rights, wellbeing and social inclusion of people of all sexual orientations and gender identities – and we give support in a smart way that helps groups to work better for lasting change.

Our Mission

The Other Foundation is an African trust dedicated to advancing human rights in Pet Dog Puppy Warm Comfortable Doughnut Bed Cozy Puppy Kennels Soft Dog Cushion, with a particular focus on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people. Our primary purpose is to expand resources available to defend and advance the rights and well-being of LGBTI people in the Southern African region. We do this by working both as a grant-maker and a fundraiser. Read our full mission statement here. The Atlantic Philanthropies has provided a generous start-up grant over a five-year period to cover all operational costs, subject to the Foundation being able to raise additional funds from other sources. Pet Dog Snuffle Mat Slow Feeding Dog Cat Food Mats Feeder Nosework Pet Activity IQ Training Blanket

 

Our Grant-Making

The Foundation is pleased to announce the outcomes of its inaugural round of grant making. The Foundation allocated 32 grants, totaling around ZAR3.1 million, for work that will advance the rights and improve the well-being of LGBTI people in Southern Africa. Organisations and individuals were given grants ranging from ZAR10,000 to ZAR500,000. Click here to see a full list of grants that were allocated. The Other Foundation wanted its first grant making initiative to be a truly transparent and participatory process. Rather than consider grant proposals entirely on its own, the foundation’s board asked the public to nominate a panel of peer reviewers to help review and assess grant applications. The 12 peer reviewers chosen formed a diverse group from six countries in southern Africa. They worked in four teams, each facilitated by a board member, to decide which projects to recommend for funding. This gave meaningful expression to the identity of The Other Foundation as an LGBTI community foundation. Click here to see who the peer reviewers were in the grant making process.Click Pet Dog Tent with Cushion Foldable Portable Pet Bed House for Cat Puppy Indoor Outdoor Use to see a report about the development, implementation, and outcomes of this unique grant making process. The report will be of interest to foundations and philanthropists interested in more accountable and transparent ways of making grants.

 

Our Fundraising

The funds for the pilot grant-making initiative have come from personal gifts from 18 individual donors who visited South Africa early in 2014 to find out more about the amazing work that activists are doing to defend and advance the rights of LGBTI people in Southern Africa. The Atlantic Philanthropies matched the funds raised from this donor tour, providing The Other Foundation with close to ZAR4 million to give out as small grants to individuals and organisations across Southern Africa.  A range of fundraising initiatives were launched in 2014. All funds that are raised will go to programming and grant-making as our operational costs are fully covered by the Atlantic Philanthropies for the next five years.

Pet Odor Exterminator & Air Freshener Fresh Strawberries by Specialty Pet Products
Pet Online Cat toys multi-functional cat scratch board pet supplies

Alice Mogwe

Human rights activist with a legal background. Active in church groups that promote greater understanding of diversity and human rights in a multi-cultural context.

Hugo Canham

Counseling psychologist and senior psychology lecturer. Former director of the transformation and employment equity office of Wits University.

Pet Online Parred Toy colord Five-Pointed Star Takraw Ball Hanging String bite Climbing Bird Toy

Patricia Watson

Educationalist interested in the use of new technologies and a leadership coach. Technical support director in the South African government’s basic education department.

Pet Online Pet Supplies Leather Traction Rope Double Handle Dog Chain

Xhanti Payi

Economist, policy researcher, and entrepreneur with a corporate and investment banking background. Print media columnist on social and economic development issues.

Nalumino Likwasi

Project management and programming specialist  with a background in women’s and human rights of sexual minorities background. Co-founder of the Women’s Alliance for Equality.

Pet Pals Paper Rope Natural Bowl Shaped with Perch Cat Tree

Bella Matambanadzo

Print, radio and television journalist with a strong commitment to amplifying the concerns of women. Media freedom activist.

Pet Product Innovations SmartLeash Red, Large 65 lbs. 15'

Miguel de Brito

Mozambican human rights activist. Instrumental in setting up Mozambique’s leading LGBTI organisation. Democracy and governance specialist with a focus on electoral systems.

Pet Rageous 6 Cup Slicker Bones Bowl, 7 , Natural Black

Shaun Samuels

Organisational development, monitoring and evaluation, and project design specialist. Researcher and consultant on philanthropy development.

Paula Sebastião

Co-founder of Arquivo de Identidade Angolano (the Angolan Identity Archive). Technical advisor on projects working to overcome stigma and discrimination in the provision of health services.

Pet Rubber Ball Chew Toy Gourd Shape Tooth Cleaning Ball Dog Interactive Food Feeder Iq Training with Spiral Structure Easy Scrolling for Cat Pet Dog Puppy

Neville Gabriel

African philanthropy development practitioner, experienced grant maker, economic justice activist, and civil society strategist with a track record in establishing successful organisations. Chief executive officer of The Other Foundation.

Pet Shelter High Quality Folded Four Seasons Pens Kids Cat Removal Cushion Very Soft Warm Dog Bed Room
Pet Sniffing Pad, Dog Snuffle Mat, Cat Sniff Blanket, Slow Feeding Food Mats, Soft Washable Bite Resistance Activity Training Blankets

Contact Us

Pet Stair Dog Stair Cat Climbing High Stairs to Bed Pet Dog Steps Small Dog Mat Removable and Washable

Pet stairs For Small Dogs Pet Ladder 3 Steps Removable Pet Ramp Portable Cat Beds Furniture Washable Dog Mat

Penn Plax Water World goldfish Bowl NWK25
Pet Steps Stairs, Pet Ramp for Bed, Pet Fold Ramp Stairs, Supports Up to 130lbs, Patented Compact Easy-Fold Design

The Other Foundation is grateful for the support it has received from