THE GLOBAL FUND FOR AWARD

Address
C/O WORLD AGROFORETRY CENTRE UN AVE
NAIROBI, PO BOX 20677 00100
KE
Contact
Website: http://www.awardfellowships.org
Phone: +1 (254) 722-4447
Nonprofit
EIN: 98-0661452
Year formed: 2010

Mission

THE GLOBAL FUND FOR AWARD WAS CREATED TO HELP SUPPORT THE ACTIVITIES OF THE PROGRAM, AFRICAN WOMEN IN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (AWARD), A PREFERRED SERVICE PROVIDER TO CGIAR. THE CGIAR CONSORTIUM IS AN INTERNATIONAL NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION WHICH SPONSORS AGRICULTURAL PROJECTS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD. AWARD IS HOSTED BY THE WORLD AGROFORESTRY CENTRE, A CGIAR CENTER BASED IN NAIROBI, KENYA. AWARD IS FUNDED BY THE BILL AND MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION AND USAID. THE OVERALL GOAL OF AWARD IS TO BUILD AN EFFECTIVE CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM IN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA WHICH WILL ALLOW AFRICAN WOMEN TO PARTICIPATE MORE FULLY IN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONINENT. THE FUND WAS CREATED SO THAT U.S. BASED FOUNDATIONS, INDIVIDUALS, AND CORPORATIONS WOULD BE ENCOURAGED TO SUPPORT AFRICAN WOMEN'S ROLE IN TEH AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT OF SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA.
 201420132012
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$0.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$0.00$0.00$0.00
Number of employees000
Number of people compensated >$100k000
Number of volunteers111
Number of highly compensated contractors00 
Personnel
Kamau-Rutenberg, Wanjiru
Titledirector and secretary  
Name of key/compensated persondr wanjiru kamau-rutenberg  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Current officerTrue  
Average hours per week working for org0.0  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
Matlon, Peter
TitleDirector and exec. directorDIRECTOR & EXECUTIVE DIRECDIRECTOR & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated persondr peter matlonDR PETER MATLONDR PETER MATLON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue
Current officerTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org0.00.000.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
Sithole-Niang, Idah
Titledirector and dep. exec. dir.  
Name of key/compensated persondr Idah sithole-niang  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Current officerTrue  
Average hours per week working for org0.0  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
Wilde, Vicki
Title DIRECTOR & DEP. EXEC. DIR.DIRECTOR & DEP. EXEC. DIR./TREASURER
Name of key/compensated person VICKI WILDEVICKI WILDE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue
Current officer TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 0.000.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Williams, Stella
Title DIRECTOR & SECRETARYDIRECTOR & SECRETARY
Name of key/compensated person DR STELLA WILLIAMSDR STELLA WILLIAMS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue
Current officer TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 0.000.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesSEE SCHEDULE OTHE GLOBAL FUND FOR AWARD WAS CREATED TO HELP SUPPORT THE ACTIVITIES OF THE PROGRAM, AFRICAN WOMEN IN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (AWARD), A PREFERRED SERVICE PROVIDER OF THE CGIAR. THE CGIAR CONSORTIUM IS AN INTERNATIONAL NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION WHICH SPONSORS AGRICULTURAL PROJECTS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD. AWARD IS HOSTED BY THE WORLD AGROFORESTRY CENTRE, A CGIAR CENTER BASED IN NAIROBI, KENYA. AWARD IS FUNDED BY THE BILL & MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION AND USAID. THE OVERALL GOAL OF AWARD IS TO BUILD AN EFFECTIVE CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM FOR WOMEN IN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA WHICH WILL ALLOW AFRICAN WOMEN TO PARTICIPATE MORE FULLY IN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONTINENT. THE FUND WAS CREATED SO THAT U.S. BASED FOUNDATIONS, INDIVIDUALS, AND CORPORATIONS WOULD BE ENCOURAGED TO SUPPORT AFRICAN WOMEN'S ROLE IN THE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT OF SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA.THE GLOBAL FUND FOR AWARD WAS CREATED TO HELP SUPPORT THE ACTIVITIES OF THE PROGRAM, AFRICAN WOMEN IN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (AWARD), A PREFERRED SERVICE PROVIDER OF THE CGIAR. THE CGIAR CONSORTIUM IS AN INTERNATIONAL NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION WHICH SPONSORS AGRICULTURAL PROJECTS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD. AWARD IS HOSTED BY THE WORLD AGROFORESTRY CENTRE, A CGIAR CENTER BASED IN NAIROBI, KENYA. AWARD IS FUNDED BY THE BILL & MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION AND USAID. THE OVERALL GOAL OF AWARD IS TO BUILD AN EFFECTIVE CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM FOR WOMEN IN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA WHICH WILL ALLOW AFRICAN WOMEN TO PARTICIPATE MORE FULLY IN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONTINENT. THE FUND WAS CREATED SO THAT U.S. BASED FOUNDATIONS, INDIVIDUALS AND CORPORATIONS WOULD BE ENCOURAGED TO SUPPORT AFRICAN WOMEN'S ROLE IN THE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT OF SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA.
Program service expenses, total$0.00  
Programs, including revenue & expense
PROGRAM SERVICES WILL COMMENCE IN A SUBSEQUENT YEAR.
Program expenses$0.00  
Program descriptionPROGRAM SERVICES WILL COMMENCE IN A SUBSEQUENT YEAR.PROGRAM SERVICES WILL COMMENCE IN A SUBSEQUENT YEAR.PROGRAM SERVICES WILL COMMENCE IN A SUBSEQUENT YEAR.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue, current year$0.00$300.00$1,600,000.00
Program service revenue, current year$0.00$0.00$0.00
Investment income, current year$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current year$0.00$300.00$1,600,000.00
Total unrelated business revenue  $0.00
Other revenue, current year$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue $0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$0.00  
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions $300.00$1,600,000.00
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$0.00  
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$0.00  
Net revenue from gaming (total)$0.00  
Investment income$0.00  
Net rental income$0.00  
Net income from fundraising events$0.00  
Net inventory sales (total)$0.00  
Expense categories (totals)
Total expenses, current year$643.00$647.00$644.00
Total functional expenses: program service $0.00$0.00$0.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$643.00$647.00$644.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00  
Total functional expenses: legal fees$0.00  
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
General management fees (total)$0.00  
Investment management fees (total)$0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets, end of year$1,608,416.00$1,609,059.00$1,609,406.00
Total assets, beginning of current year$1,609,059.00$1,609,406.00$10,050.00
Total liabilities, end of year$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$0.00$0.00$0.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$0.00  
Loans & receivables from key persons$0.00  
Net assets, end of year$1,608,416.00$1,609,059.00$1,609,406.00
Net assets, beginning of current year$1,609,059.00$1,609,406.00$10,050.00
Other liabilities$0.00  
Bond liabilities$0.00  
Intangible assets$0.00  
Other assets$0.00  
Investments: other securities$0.00  
Investments: publicly traded securities$0.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, end of year$1,608,416.00$1,609,059.00$1,609,406.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$1,609,059.00$1,609,406.00$10,050.00
Escrow or custodial account liability$0.00  
Loans and other payables to key persons$0.00  
Grants payable$0.00  
Inventories for sale or use, end of year$0.00  
Gross receipts$0.00$300.00$1,600,000.00
Revenue less expenses, current year-$643.00-$347.00$1,599,356.00
Advertising (total)$0.00  
Savings & temp cash invest$0.00  
Accounts receivable, net$0.00  
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$0.00  
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$0.00  
Deferred revenue$0.00  
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties$0.00  
Secured mortgages and notes payable, end of year$0.00  
Total net assets or fund balances, end of year$1,608,416.00$1,609,059.00$1,609,406.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$0.00  
Payment to affiliates$0.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members333
Number of independent voting members333
Cash accounting  True
Accrual accountingTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2014-01-012013-01-012012-01-01
Tax year end date2014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Metadata about the filing
Return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990
IRS schema version2014v5.02013v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201523159349301217201411479349300421201311909349300311
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