This resource focuses on the role of local philanthropy as a means to contribute to Financing Self Reliance, a key pillar of USAID's Journey to Self Reliance initiative.

The paper introduces the community philanthropy idea and other associated concepts that can help funders deliberately discuss and apply what we are calling a “community philanthropy approach” or “l

The review draws together information from existing reports, studies and organizational websites in order to provide an overview of the current state of organized community philanthropy around the

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on the solicitation and selection processes for procurement.

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on vehicle procurement.

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on travel expenses and reimbursement.

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on source and vendor restrictions, geographic codes and waivers for procurement. 

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on restricted and ineligible items for procurement.

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on procurement processes and cost allowability.