The Donor Advised Program is a credible and transparent mechanism for individuals or businesses to invest in an organization of their choice in Brazil. BrazilFoundation is a pioneer in the donor advised program in Brazil, having invested more than US$11 million and benefiting 140 projects since 2002.
- Donors recommend a specific organization or project in which they would like to invest;
- BrazilFoundation screens the organization to assure for quality and accountability;
- The recipient provides details of how the funds would be used;
- BrazilFoundation Board of Directors approves the grant, the donor is informed and the grant is issued.
An administrative fee of 3-8% is applied according to the size of the grant.